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Little & Sons Funeral Home

4901 East Stop Eleven Road, Indianapolis, IN

OBITUARY

Tomas Manzano Alba Sr.

April 17, 1951July 28, 2020
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Tomas M. Alba Sr., age 69, passed away on July 28, 2020 in Indianapolis.

Visitation will be on Sunday August 2, 2020 from 2:00PM – 6:00PM at Little and Sons Funeral Home 4901 E. Stop 11 Rd., Indianapolis, IN. A funeral service will be held on Monday August 3, 2020 at 10:00AM at St. Jude Church, 5353 McFarland Rd., Indianapolis, IN.

Tomas was born in Manila, Philippines to Luis Alba and Trinidad Alba in April of 1951. He attended Centro Escolar University, graduating with a degree in Medical Technology. He immigrated from the Philippines to the United States in 1973 and began working at Methodist Hospital, where he worked for more than 30 years. He worked as a medical technologist and phlebotomist in many Indianapolis and surrounding area hospitals including VA Roudebush Hospital where he took pride in serving our veterans. He was dedicated to the patients that he served every day.

He enjoyed music, both listening and playing. His favorite music genres were disco and funk, and his favorite instruments were the guitar and drums. He encouraged his children and grandchildren to play music and sing. He enjoyed the sports of basketball and tennis and taught his children how to play and appreciate these sports. He embraced his catholic faith and was part of the St. Jude Church community in Indianapolis.

He is preceded in death by his parents Luis and Trinidad.

He is survived by his sons: Tomas Jr. and Derrick, stepchildren: Maria, Michael, and Francis, grandchildren: Zachary, Alexis, Dakota, Simon, Lillian, Tatyana, Trissa, Dominic, Christian, Aleesa, Joslyn, Madeline, Olivia, and siblings: Agnes, Birgita, Luis Jr., Celine, and Bernardino.

The family would like to thank Little and Sons Funeral Home and St. Jude Catholic Church for the wonderful help.

If desired friends may make any memorial contributions to St. Jude Catholic Church of Indianapolis Indiana.

Services

  • Visitation

    Sunday, August 2, 2020

  • Mass of Christian Burial

    Monday, August 3, 2020

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Maria Ampil

August 2, 2020

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August 2, 2020

Ryan Nuccio

August 1, 2020

Deepest sympathies and heartfelt condolences to the Alba Family. You are all in our hearts, thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time. May his memory be a blessing and a comfort to you all. Love, The Nuccio Family

Laurie Webb

July 30, 2020

Tomas also shared his expertise at the VA. Thank you Tomas, for caring for our Veterans. My prayers for the family during this difficult time. May the Lord bring you comfort knowing Tomas is at peace.

Tommy Alba Jr.

July 30, 2020

Hi Karen. This is Tommy dads oldest son. I’m here with my aunt Jan Bond. She says you used to play third base really well playing softball. Thanks.

Karen Bradford

July 30, 2020

Sorry to hear about the passing of Tom. I worked with him at Methodist and I can remember how we use to laugh. Prayers for all during this difficult time.

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