RAVENA - Thomas Van Slyke (61) formally of Syracuse, NY passed away
Saturday, November 23, 2013 in Ravena, NY. Thomas was born in
Utica, NY, July 3, 1952. Tom was predeceased by his father William
(Bill) Van Slyke, sister Patty Ann and brother Billy.
He leaves to cherish his memory, his mother Gertrude Van Slyke;
2 sisters, Kathy (Denny) Ryan and Donna Diamond, all of Camillus,
NY. He also leaves a son Bill Van Slyke of Massachusetts and
daughter Candra Van Slyke, along with nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles
and cousins. He also leaves behind special friends Janine Harris
and Ed Benoit, both of Ravena.
Tom retired from CSX Railroad and also worked for
Funeral services will be held 12 Noon Saturday, November 30, at
Babcock Funeral Home, 19 Pulver Ave in Ravena, NY 12143. In lieu of
flowers, please consider a donation to the Leukemia Society,
American Heart Association or a charity of your choice..