Thomas E. Xander
May 9, 1961 - July 30, 2014
Thomas E. Xander, 53, of Conway, South Carolina, passed away at home on July 30, 2014. He was the companion of Lisa A. Hoffert for 17 years. Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Kenneth C. Xander and Rita V. Keich and a stepson of Lynn Keich of N.J. and the late Elvin Keich. He was an inventory clerk for Coca Cola Bottling Company in Marion, S.C. and previously worked for Americold Logistics, Bethlehem.
Survivors: brother Robert J. and his wife Jean of Catasauqua; sister, Ann Marie Xander and her fiancé Michael Maida of Bethlehem; son, George Watson at home; step-brothers, Larry Keich, and Dwayne Keich of Allentown, Ivan McNew of N.J.; step-sisters, Wendy Fick of Allentown and Linda Keich of N.C.; aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. A step-brother David Keich and beloved dog, Dixie predeceased him.
Services: 8:00 p.m. Sunday, August 3, 2014 at Trexler Funeral Home 1625 Highland St., Allentown. Calling hours, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. www.trexlerfuneralhome.com
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Humane Society of Lehigh County 640 Dixon St. Allentown, PA 18103
TREXLER FUNERAL HOME
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Published in The Sun News on Aug. 1, 2014