• The Hammonton Gazette

Thomas W. Christos



Thomas W. Christos, 69, of Winslow Twp., N.J. passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 29, 2022 surrounded by loved ones.


Tom was a 1971 graduate of Hammonton High School and respected member of Atlantic City Electric & IBEW Local 210 for 40 years. He was also a longtime member of the SALS Post 371. He loved spending time with his family, especially in their Wildwood Crest home over the summer, and vacationing with his wife. He enjoyed making homemade wine, working in his garden and his 1965 Mustang.


He is predeceased by his parents, Thomas and Elizabeth (nee Ordille) Christos.


Tom is survived by his loving wife, Beth (nee Shera); daughters, Brandy Mellett (Maureen) and Daria Christos (Frank Emery); and grandchildren, Kayla, Autumn and Evan. Tom will be missed by his surviving siblings, Paul Christos, Julie Comunale, Judy Miller (Scott) and Marge Coakley (Stephen), along with many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, in-laws and amazing friends who held a special place in his heart.


A Celebration of Life will be held in Tom’s honor and will begin with a Tribute at 1 p.m. at Tomasello Winery on Sunday, July 10, 2022. All guests are welcome to share memories or prayers. A lunch buffet will be served following.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Thymic Carcinoma Center at 15954 S. Mur-Len Rd, Suite # 323, Olathe, Kansas, 66062 (https://www.thymiccarcinomacenter.com/take-action).


To share condolences please visit www.marinellafuneralhome.com.


Arrangements made by the Marinella Funeral Home.