Thomas S. Bianco

Thomas S. Bianco, 85, of Marlton, N.J., died Monday, June 9, 2014.Born in 1929 in Johnsonburg, he was the son of the late Thomas and Anna Bianco. In 1958, he married Fran nee Ragone, who survives.A former Johnsonburg resident, he was a graduate of Johnsonburg High School, Class of 1947, and was a well-accomplished player for the then Johnsonburg Shamrock football team.Tom proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War with Patrol Bomber Squadron VP 34 and aboard the USS Coral Sea.In 1959, he opened the Colonial Esso Service Station on Route 70 in Erlton, N.J. He then began working for Smith Kline and French in 1965 and retired in 1986. After retiring, Tom worked for the Evesham School District until 2000.He was a loving father of Brenda Binder, Michele Capelli (Tony), Donna Gasperone (Greg) and Tommy Bianco (Michele); the dear brother of Cecelia Jovenitti (the late Floyd), Edwin Bianco (Ceil) and the late Corrine Bianco; the caring grandfather of Kevin Binder, Bret Binder, Brandon Binder, Nicholas Gasperone, Anthony Capelli, Gianna Gasperone and Joseph Gasperone.