79, of Johnstown, went to be with the Lord on September 22, 2017 at home. Born July 29, 1938 in Johnstown, son of Joseph W. and Edna Mae (Armstrong) Reese. Preceded in death by his parents and sister Catherine J. Martin. Survived by his loving and devoted wife of 57 years Rose M. (Petrore), children Kimberly wife of James Murray, Rebecca wife of Steven Grassmyer, Thomas Reese married to Melissa (Kline), grandchildren Robert Lehman, Marissa, Seth, and Austin Reese, great grandchildren Addisyn and Zoey Reese, brother Joseph W. Reese married to Kathy, of Florida. Also numerous nieces and nephews.
Tom retired from Thiele Inc. as Paint Leader. He enjoyed watching his grandsons sporting events and was an avid Penguins and Steelers fan. Tom was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather who will be sadly missed. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Kastelic and Associates, Dr. Tavares, The Interim Hospice Staff, Chuck from Conemaugh Home Health, Dr. Voloshin at Conemaugh Health System and Palliative Care for their care and compassion, and to his loving niece Cindy for her care and support during his illness. There will be no viewing at the request of the deceased. Tom was a longtime member of St. Therese Church where Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. Rev. Bernard Karmonocky, O.F.M. Interment, Benshoff Hill Cemetery. Please omit flowers. Condolences may be sent through www.ducafuneralhome.com.
Published on September 25, 2017