October 25, 1963 ~ June 30, 2014
Thomas Patrick Grasseschi 25 October 1963 – 30 June 2014 Thomas Grasseschi died on June 30th of heart failure. Tom was born and raised in Fremont, graduating from Irvington High in 1982. After brief stint in the Marine Corps, Tom traveled Europe, and returned to California State University – East Bay to earn his B.A. in Studio Art in 1991. Tom worked in computer animation. For the past eight years he has worked in the Interactive Studio for Charles Schwab both in Austin, Texas and in San Francisco. Tom is the son of Al and Paula Grasseschi, and the youngest of seven children. His true joy in life was always his twelve nephews and nieces and six great nephews and nieces. He was the uncle with Silly String and anime books, a co-conspirator of all things mischievous. Those wishing to honor his memory could make a donation either to Children's' Hospital of Oakland or to your local blood bank. A memorial service will be held on July 9 at 3:00 pm at Berge-Pappas-Smith Chapel of the Angels, on Fremont Blvd in Fremont.