Thomas Palz

Thomas Palz, 56, of Williams Street, Bradford, passed away Monday (Feb. 3, 2014).
He was born April 23, 1957, in Chicago, Ill.
He was a Scout Leader of Troop 416, Silver Beaver Award Recipient, Properties co-chair and Climbing Director of Elk Lick Scout Reserve, an active member of the Bradford Township Lions Club, and an active member of Open Arms Community Church serving in the music ministry, buildings and grounds team, and church planting team.
He was the beloved husband of Susan Palz; devoted father of Richard (Diane) Palz and Robert Vargas; and proud grandfather of Tyler. Dear brother-in-law of John (Sandy) Miller. Cherished uncle of Rob, Sheri, David, Layla, and the late Stephanie. Caring cousin to many.
There will be a visitation at 5 p.m. Thursday at Open Arms Community Church, 1289 E. Main St., Bradford, followed by a memorial service at 6 p.m. Refreshments will follow.

Published in The Bradford Era from Feb. 12 to Feb. 19, 2014