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Thomas Barsalou

June 20, 1962 ~ February 9, 2024 (age 61) 61 Years Old


With great sadness and broken hearts, the family of Thomas Barsalou, announce his passing on February 9, 2024, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Holyoke, MA on June 20, 1962, he was a son of Ralph Barsalou and the late Anita (Boileau) Barsalou.

Tom grew up in Chicopee and attended Chicopee Comprehensive High. Tom loved working on trucks and cars with his Grandfather. Most of all, Tom loved and cherished all of his children, he was a very proud Father.

He was last employed by Niagara Water where he was a Water Technician. In his spare time, Tom enjoyed riding his Harley, fishing, camping, and watching action movies. He was also known for working hard, being a jack-of-all-trades and helping people.

To cherish his memory, Tom leaves his wife Cathy Barsalou of Southwick, MA who he shared 47 years with; his two sons Branden Barsalou and his wife Jingshu Meng of Westfield, MA and Tyler Barsalou of Southwick, MA; his daughter Julie Barsalou and her partner Zachary Brunelle of Southwick, MA; his canine companion and protector Pepper; his father Ralph Barsalou of Granby, MA; his brother Gregg Barsalou and his wife Tammy of Granby, MA; his sisters Lynn Trompke and her husband Dave of Granby, MA, Darlene George and her husband Guy of Voluntown, CT, Karen Martin of Chicopee, MA and Angel Gaudrault and her husband Wayne Of Granby, MA as well as many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held privately for the family.


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