Thomas Lee Quaresma was born April 5, 1946 in Walla Walla, WA where he attended school. After graduation from high school, he attended Central Washington State College. He married Ginger Gallant, August 26, 1967, in Burien, WA. After college graduation in 1968, he was employed as a teacher with the Prosser School District for 30 years. He was a member of the Prosser Central Christian and Covenant Presbyterian Churches. He is survived by his wife, Ginger; daughter, Tiffany (David) Nevala; grandson, Jackson; sister, Shirley Towns; brother, Jerry; and cousins, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, nephew, John and grandson, Gabriel. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Coventant Presbyterian Church Building or Youth Funds.