Thomas C.  Waterhouse


ONEONTA - Thomas C. Waterhouse, 64, passed away July 30, 2019, at Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester.
Tom was born to William and Elizabeth Waterhouse.
He grew up and stayed in Oneonta.
After high school, Tom worked at several jobs, then worked for 25 years at SUNY Oneonta as a receiving clerk.
He was a wonderful husband, father and brother. Family and home were very important to him. Tom and Kim were happily married for 36 years. Tom loved golf, yard work, music and his many pets over the years.
Tom is survived by his loving wife, Kim; son, Brian Waterhouse; daughter-in-law, Emma; brothers, William Waterhouse (Marilyn) and Peter Waterhouse; sisters, Jane Gildersleeve, Ellen Bronstetter, Elizabeth Sheff and Mary Vaughn; brother-in-law, Gary Catella (Rosanne); and many wonderful nieces and nephews.
Please join the family from 1 to 4 p.m., Saturday Aug. 3, at Brooks' Roost banquet room to celebrate his life.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Harbor House of Rochester Inc., 89 Rossiter Road, Rochester, NY 14620-4125, where Kim stayed for five months to be near Tom.
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Michele Myers-Platt
Aug 14, 2019
Bill & Marilyn - I am so sorry to hear of Tom's passing. He was a great guy!
Cindi Hall
Aug 13, 2019
Kim and Marilyn, I am so sorry to hear of Tom's passing. May you find comfort cradling the memories in your heart.
Aug 06, 2019
Kim and family were one of my favs at strong .I loved visiting tom every day at work .Tom is very missed my condolences sent out tothe family. Tom caught a good fight
Hans and Karin de Waal
Aug 05, 2019
Our condolences, Bill and Marilyn, to you and your family. I’ll bet you have many happy memories of times shared with your brother. Our deepest regards.
Ann Leonard O’Rourke
Aug 05, 2019
So sad to hear Toms passing. I remember him well!!!! Nice guy! Sorry for your loss.
Jenn Reyes
Aug 05, 2019
Thinking of you and your family during this time. Sending you much love, prayers and condolences. God bless the Waterhouse family.
Love, Jenn
Josie Rowe
Aug 05, 2019
Marilyn and Bill. I just read about Tom. I am so sorry for your loss. My condolescences to you and your family. Thinking of you, praying for you.
Jeanne M Slawson
Aug 03, 2019
My deep condolences to the Waterhouse family. May your loved one rest in the arms of God. Thinking of you and praying your memories comfort you now.
Jeanne Smith- Slawson
Rich Perry
Aug 03, 2019
Too many memories to mention.had some awesome times on golf course and the best partner ever.will be missed.
Kathleen (uhlig) Doss
Aug 02, 2019
I worked with Tom for 16 years at Fay's Drug store in oneonta, pyramid mall.
A forever friend and colleague that was years of friendship that we all shared at Fay's. A family that was as tight nit as can be. I will forever cherish those years with Tom.
God Bless his family through this time
Kathy Doss, Durham, NC
Nila Doustout
Aug 02, 2019
So sorry for your loss. You all will be in my prayers
Ron White
Aug 02, 2019
I'm so sorry to hear of Tom's passing. My condolences to his family.
Keitha McGlen Jenkins
Aug 02, 2019
I'm so very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers to the Waterhouse family. Kim, sending you my love. RIP Tom.
Aug 02, 2019
I am so sorry to here this, Tom you were a really nice guy, I remember you playing in the band with your brother and as my back yard years later. I'm so glad you had love and happiness of your wife and family. Prayers to the your family.Corinne
Bill & Reenie Vandeusen
Aug 02, 2019
We were So sorry to hear of Toms passing. He was such a helpful , pleasant co worker and friend. Kim, Brian and the whole Waterhouse family are in our thoughts and prayers. God bless you all.
Leslie Day
Aug 02, 2019
Our sympathies to the Waterhouse family. Thinking of you all. Betzi’s friends from the YMCA. Take care
Bonnie Rowe Jones
Aug 02, 2019
Kim and family,
I had no idea Tom had been I'll. Last I saw him was 7 or 8 years ago when I was teaching a course at SUCO. I am terribly sorry to hear this news. Praying for you and your family.
Carol Vroman
Aug 01, 2019
Sending my condolences. Know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.
Bob Wheeler
Aug 01, 2019
WOW, I am truly sorry for your loss. Tom was a wonderful person. May he RIP.
Julie (Page) Goupil
Aug 01, 2019
To the Waterhouse Family, I'm so sorry to hear of Tom's passing, you have my deepest and sincerest condolences! Praying for your strength during this heart breaking time.
Amy Adkins
Aug 01, 2019
Prayers for your family. Tom will be missed.
Daniel I. Sheff
Aug 01, 2019
Aunt Betzi, Cousins Nicole & Bill,
We are so sorry to hear of Tom's passing. You and the rest of your family will continue to be in our thoughts and prayers as you mourn him.
Tina crawford
Aug 01, 2019
Kim, Bill & Peter,
Our sincerest condolences on Tom’s passing. May his memories keep you in comfort.
Tina and Don
Hedy MacClintock
Aug 01, 2019
I am so sad to hear this news. Tom had a great sense of humor and a great smile to match! He is already missed terribly. My love to Kim, Brian, Billy, Ellen, Jane, Peter and Mary i will hold you in my prayers.
Sue and Jim Breidenbach
Aug 01, 2019
We send our love and deepest sympathies to you and your family.