Mom - 1
Tomasa Colon
  • 88 years old
  • Date of birth: Apr 26, 1927
  • Place of birth:
    Puerto Rico
  • Date of passing: Oct 20, 2015
  • Place of passing:
    California, United States
Let the memory of Tomasa be with us forever
This memorial website was created in memory of our loved one, Tomasa Colon, 88, born on April 26, 1927 and passed away on October 20, 2015. We will remember her forever.
Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Roldan Colon Jr. on 20th October 2016

"Mom was the sunshine in my life, and I will always bask in her loving rays☀️ She is forever in my thoughts!"

This tribute was added by Llanos Colon on 20th January 2016

"Hello; I was searching for information on my mother who also had the exact same name as your Tomasa and I came across the page. It touched my heart so beautifully because special persons that come into our lives stay with us forever. My mother, Tomasa Colon, born in Utuado, 1913 - Bronx, NY 2010 was also one that found the good and the beautiful in everyone. Gentle, sweet and always giving a gift no matter how small, to anyone that came to her humble home. Beauty, love, strength and commitment comes in so many forms and from where one would least expect it. It's what make life worth living."

This tribute was added by Brenda Martinez-Nieves on 17th November 2015

"My Beloved God-Mother & Aunt,
Mi querida Madrina Titi Tomasita, you were a true example of what a devoted and committed aunt and God-mother is and should be. I learned to be a God-Mother and Aunt because of you.
You were always present in my life, from Thanksgiving, Christmas, graduations, family reunions, Wedding and everything in between.
You are now in good health and in the company of Angels, our angels... together with Padrino
Thank you for your wonderful Legacy!"

This tribute was added by Miriam Lugo on 15th November 2015

"Este mesage viene de parte de Aida y Agustin Martinez
Amada Tomasa. Cuanta triteza sentimos sobre esta noticia, pero Agustin, tu hermano y yo, Aida, cunada, sabemos que Papa Dios abrio su brazos para recibirte con Jordan a su lado. Yo me acuerdo cuando llegamos a NY, yo recien casada con Agustin y sin conocer la familia todavia. Tu fuiste mi primera amiga y consejera y contigo aprendi a cocinar 'sweet potatos'!.  Siempre estaras en nuestras oraciones y nuestros corazones. Aida y Agustin Martinez"

This tribute was added by Miriam Lugo on 15th November 2015

"Heaven has received another Angel in Titi Tomasita to protect and look after her family and friends, and she will remain in our hearts forever.Titi's spirit always made you feel welcomed and special, she was always happy when she was surrounded by family and friends.  I remember her feasts for Thanksgiving and Christmas, how she was able to cook these meals, from appetizers to dessert, for all of us was amazing. EJ and I will always remember her with love!"

This tribute was added by Gary Kuykendall on 26th October 2015

"So sorry for your loss, I never knew your Mom, I know I would have loved Her if She was anything like you, She is in such a better place now, no more pain, and she will now recall everything and everybody, I continue to pray for you and your family.
Your friend,
Gary K"

This tribute was added by Roldan Colon on 25th October 2015

"Mom was the Sunshine in my world,  and I am reminded that for certain is death for the born,  and certain is birth for the dead; therefore over the inevitable thou should not grieve! I will always celebrate my Sunshine!❤️"

This tribute was added by Nancy Evans on 25th October 2015

"Titi Tomasita was loving, an awesome cook, and always greeting you with smile. I have beautiful memories of Titi. Now you're with Tio Roldan dancing. Love and miss you."

This tribute was added by Jessica Gomez-Ratto on 24th October 2015

"Tomasa was someone that I remember had such a love for life, her smile and gracious ways were often comforting in many family events. One of the memories that I have of her growing up, was her famous coffee cake and her pasteles that were homemade and that everyone looked forward to having at the holidays. She was a pillar of strength and elegance, she will forever be embedded in my heart and soul. May all of those who have left before her, embrace her in heaven. Love  your great niece jessie."

This tribute was added by Dan Harcup on 24th October 2015

"Dear Nana- happy you are finally re-United with Papi. Love you always. -Danny"

This tribute was added by Scott Harcup on 24th October 2015

"I remember when Nana was cleaning dads bar in the basement for her 50th anniversary.Dad had alot of umm, eccentric items and she put them in the trash. He was so mad at her at the time but now we all laugh about it. I remember when she called Danny's 3rd grade teacher a "beach" lol. I remember her cooking chicken cutlets with  sides of rice and beans and beans and rice. But most important she will live on in our hearts and will be remembered as a great mother, grandmother, and titi."

This tribute was added by Andrew Harcup on 24th October 2015

"You were a sweet lovely lady who always treated me like family from the start you will always have a special place in my heart love you and RIP!!!!"

This tribute was added by Jimmy Harcup on 24th October 2015

"My beautiful "Nana" is finally at peace and re-united with Papi and her family in Heaven!  She was a bold woman... strong of heart, soul and Faith.  I always admired her for that.  She will forever remain in my heart.  I just gained another beautiful guardian angel.

Love forever,
Jimmy  XOXOXOXOXOX"

This tribute was added by Robert Harcup on 24th October 2015

"Tomasita was my other mother. I called her Mom. There are just too many memories to list them all here, but here are a few; any time Mini and I had a spat, Tomasa would generally back me up over her own daughter. When I was still single and engaged to Mini, Mom would have me over at her house to eat dinner, so that I would not starve. She looked in my fridge to see a jar of pickles, baked beans and beer.That was it., There was the time she attended small claims court, because she was in a traffic accident , I would drive her to court and we would have dinner in a diner. She told other people that I was her attorney. We had a mock wedding ceremony for her and Roldan in the Floral Park house basement, , and I officiated as the "Rabbi". Mom for all the parties, gatherings, lectures ,dinners and most of all, that you loved me as a "Son' and not just a son inlaw  - THANK YOU AND I LOVE YOU !"

This tribute was added by Jerry Morales on 23rd October 2015

"My aunt, I'll always remember her smile and her great patience with us. She never raised her tone, but you knew when she meant business. Love you you'll never be forgotten."

This tribute was added by Toni Viola Wisniewski on 23rd October 2015

"The two Lovebirds are together again!!!"

This tribute was added by Ada Quiñones-Morales on 23rd October 2015

"Dearest Titi Tomasa, you are not only resting in the Lord's loving arms, but you are also with your beloved Roldan. Sleep in peace until we see each other again. We will never forget your beautiful smile and your love of family."

This tribute was added by Minni Harcup on 23rd October 2015

"Mami I light this candle and lay this flower for you. RIP. I love you"

This tribute was added by Toni Viola Wisniewski on 23rd October 2015

"Beautiful classy Lady...
It was wonderful knowing you...
You had a positive impact on our life as a family...
Tomasa Abuella you were truly loved and will be forever missed by our family! Love you and Rest Peacefully XO"


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