Thomas G. Kilroy passed away in Florida Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015, after a brief illness.
He was born Christmas Day, 1926, in Barnsville, Pa. Tom graduated from Mahanoy Township High School in 1944, and went into military service as a Naval Air Cadet.
He then continued his education, graduating from East Stroudsburg College and Drexel University with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. He spent his career with RCA and GE.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Joan (Havard); his children, Lois, Tom Jr. and his wife, Denise, and Jay and his wife, Marissa. He was Poppy to his five grandchildren, Shanna, Thomas, Lauren, Dylan, and Hailey; and brother to Ann, Pat, and the late Jim.
He loved golfing, and was an avid fan of the Philadelphia Eagles and Phillies.
Calling hours will be from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, with a funeral Mass to follow at St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church, 728 Big Oak Road, Morrisville. Interment will be held privately at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Lester Bahrt Food Pantry. Please make the donation payable to Nancy Delso; on the check memo line, please add: Lester Barht Food Pantry. Checks may be sent to 840 Trenton Road, Fairless Hills, PA 19030.Jeffries & Keates-Plum,