Thomas E. Steiner Obituary

March 23, 2017 Obituary

Thomas E. Steiner, West Salem, Pennsylvania - obit

WEST SALEM TOWNSHIP, Pennsylvania – Thomas E. Steiner, age 80, formerly of Glenn Ave., West Salem Township, passed away Thursday afternoon, March 23, 2017 in The Grove at Greenville.

Tom was born in Farrell, Pennsylvania on May 23, 1936 to Michael and Regina (Welch) Steiner.

He was a 1954 graduate of Farrell High School and had served in the U.S. Navy from 1955-1956.

Tom was employed for 43 years as the Head of Maintenance at the former R.D. Werner Co.

He was a member of St. Michael Roman Catholic Church in Greenville and was a Fourth Degree Member of Knights of Columbus Fitzmartin Council #1446.

He had been a past volunteer at the Good Shepherd Center and had been a coach in the Greenville Little League System.

Tom enjoyed golfing and bowling and had belonged to the Knights of Columbus Leagues. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and loved spending time at camp in Tionesta, Pennsylvania.

In February of 1958, he married the former, Josephine Schillaci, she passed away in November of 1993. He then married Dorothy (Eddy) Oakes in June of 1997, she survives. Other survivors of Tom’s include two sons, Thomas C. Steiner and his wife, Katherine of Carthage, New York and Robert P. Steiner of Greenville; two stepsons, Fred Oakes of Waukesha, Wisconsin and Ronald Oakes of Summit, South Carolina; two brothers, Gary Steiner and William Steiner, both of Sharon and several grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife; a son, Timothy M. Steiner; two sisters, Betty Kraft and Carolyn Sinopoli; a brother, Robert Steiner and an infant granddaughter, Sasha R. Steiner.

Calling hours will be held on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. at Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 366-368 S. Main St., Greenville, Pennsylvania.

A mass of christian burial will be held on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Michael Roman Catholic Church, 85 N. High St., Greenville, Pennsylvania, with Rev. V. David Foradori, Pastor, as celebrant.

Burial with committal prayers and military honors rendered by Greenville VFW Post #3374 will be in St. Michael Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Michael Church, 85 N. High St., Greenville, PA 16125.

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