Thomas J. Bianco 1941 - 2008 Piper

Thomas J. Bianco

Thomas J. Bianco, 66 of Piper, previously of Sandwich, Mass., died peacefully with his wife by his side on Monday, Feb. 4, 2008. Graveside services were Friday at the Leavenworth National VA Cemetery. The family suggests memorial contributions to the Disabled American Veterans in care of the Alden-Harrington Funeral Home.

Mr. Bianco was born Aug. 12, 1941, in New Britain, Conn. He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and worked for 19 years as a jet engine overhaul technician in Connecticut before moving to Cape Cod, Mass., where he worked as a service manager at car dealerships.

He was preceded in death by his father, Salvatore Bianco, and a brother, Michael Bianco. Survivors include his wife and soulmate of 23 years, Debbi Bianco, of the home; three daughters, Corinne Kidwell, Kathleen Redford and Christine Johnson; his mother, Catherine Bianco; two brothers, Robert Bianco and Richard Bianco; and a sister, Patricia Mucha; five grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Arrangements: Alden-Harrington Funeral Home, 214 Oak St., Bonner Springs KS 66012. 913-422-4074