Thomas M. Brennan Jr.

Thomas M. Brennan Jr., 37, of York passed away Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013, in York.

He was born in Wilkes-Barre on Dec. 27, 1975, a son of Melanie Ann Kasper Brennan of Wilkes-Barre and the late Thomas M. Brennan Sr.

Tom graduated with honors from GAR Memorial High School in 1994 and he attended Wilkes University.

He was employed by Walden Sheet Metal, York.

Tom loved playing his guitar and video games.

He was a member of First Baptist Church, South River Street, Wilkes-Barre.

He was preceded in death by his father, Thomas M. Brennan Sr., in 2005; and by his grandparents, David and Bertha Bronack Kasper and William and Mary Devlin Brennan.

Surviving are his mother, Melanie Ann Kasper Brennan, Wilkes-Barre; aunts, Elizabeth K. Nardiello and her husband, Philip, Mountain Top; and Linda Kozichek, Ashley; uncle, David Kasper and his wife, Betty, Wilkes-Barre; two great-aunts and numerous cousins and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday from First Baptist Church, 48 S. River St., Wilkes-Barre, with the Rev. Shawn Walker, pastor, officiating. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Hanover Township. Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday in the church.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Tom's memory to First Baptist Church, 48 S. River St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701.

Online condolences may be made by visiting Tom's obituary at

Funeral arrangements are by Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home, 89 Park Ave., Wilkes-Barre.

Funeral Home

Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home
89 Park Ave Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
(570) 825-3138

Published in Citizens' Voice on Sept. 27, 2013