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HUNTINGDON VALLEY, Penn. — Funeral services for limousine industry icon Tom Mazza were announced Wednesday on Facebook.
Members of the limousine industry are invited:
Thursday August 23, 2012
St. Albert the Great Catholic Church
212 Welsh Road
Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006
The family will be receiving visitors at 10am and the Mass will start at 12 p.m.
Attendees/mourners should please RSVP to Mazza close friend and New Jersey operator Jason Sharenow at [email protected] Out of area visitors who need hotel and ground transportation arrangements should let Jason know.
A luncheon after the Mass will be held at Twining Hall in Trevose, Penn.
Sharenow will be compiling thoughts from people that would like to contribute to a eulogy. Contributors should contact Sharenow with commemorative messages and/or thoughts.
One hotel where out-of-town mourners will be gathering:
Crowne Plaza Bucks County
4700 E. Street Road
Feasterville-Trevose, PA 19053
Hotel Phone: 215-364-2000
Location: Suburban Hotel within 4 miles of church and within 1 mile of luncheon.
Special Rate: $104 per night plus tax
Note: To receive special rate, you must contact: Janet Rogers, Transient Sales Manager
By email: [email protected]
By Cell: 267-566-8969
Note: A credit card will be needed to guarantee the room.
Tom Mazza is survived by his sister, Marion, brother, Mark, sister-in-law, Amy, an “adopted sister,” Yvonne LaMar, a nephew, Matthew, and a niece, Sarah. He was preceded in death by a brother, Paul Jr., in 1986, and by his parents in 2009.
Meanwhile, comments and tributes to Mazza are pouring into the magazines he wrote for and on social media. LCT recently sought comments from the following industry friends of Tom Mazza, which further underscore the fact that while Mazza taught and talked much professionally, he spoke loudest through his countless acts of generosity toward operators: