Samuel F. Tomasik, Sr., 67
Samuel F. Tomasik, Sr., “Sam”, 67, of Wareham passed away Sunday April 21 at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston. He was born in Middleborough, the son of the late Edward J. and Louise M. (Long) Tomasik Sr.
He graduated from Middleborough High School in 1969. A self-taught auto mechanic, Sam worked for many years at Freedman’s Auto Salvage. He owned and harvested his own cranberry bogs and later became a crematory operator for Angel View Pet Crematory and Cemetery in Middleborough.
He was an avid fisherman and enjoyed hunting. He spent most of his childhood and summers at Snipatuit Pond in Rochester. Later in life he enjoyed fishing along the Cape Cod Canal.
Sam is survived by his sons: Samuel “Sam” Tomasik Jr. and his companion Krista Chisholm of Wareham and Karl Tomasik and his companion Melissa Jenks, also of Wareham. He was the former husband and lifelong friend of Sally Tomasik of Marion and the brother of Joyce Tomasik of Middleborough and Susan and her husband Earle Gidley of New Bedford. He was the grandfather of Jacob, Seth Tomasik and Sagan Tomasik-Jenks.
He was the nephew of Frankie Denson and uncle of Amy and her husband Chris Blinstrub. He was the brother of the late Edward J. Tomasik Jr. He was also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Sam had strong beliefs and per his wishes there will be no services. To leave a message of condolence for the family please visit www.warehamvillagefuneralhome.com Arrangements by Wareham Village Funeral Home 5 Center Street Wareham.