Saturday, July 19, 2008

Published in todays Long Island Newsday Obituaries is that of Thomas DeLilia who passed away in West Palm Beach on June 30th . This is our (CBS) Tommy DeLilia who was a popular and colorful figure in Technical operations, especially in the Field area. Tommy's CBS career started in 1950 and he participated in the coverage of many major events which were part of Televisions Golden Age. His passing revives a lot of memories. Tommy was a WWII Marine veteran and will be buried July 22nd with military honors in the Calverton National Cemetery on Long Island.

Bob Wilson