THOMAS F., III, age 70, died Dec. 15th, 2012, after a lengthy illness. He was a graduate of LaSalle High School and College in Philadelphia PA. He resided and was self-employed in Chester County PA, as a Realtor and Home builder - 1964 to 2002 when he retired to Maryland's Eastern Shore. He is survived by his wife, Nancy Callan McTear; 7 children, Thomas F. McTear IV, Baltimore MD, Nancy Brenton M.D. of Lancas-ter PA, Amy McTear of New Paltz NY, Brian McTear of Phila. PA., Brendan McTear of Phila. PA, Ryan McTear of Los Angeles CA and Caitlin DelCampo, Boothwyn PA; and 3 siblings, Mary Shaughnessy of Blue Bell PA, Martha Mentzer of Alexandria VA and John McTear of Uwchlan PA. He was a loving "Poppy" to 11 grand-children. He was preceded in death by a sister, Kate Quinn.
Memorial Service Sat., Dec. 22, 11 A.M., in St. John's Episcopal Church, 321 W. Chestnut St, Lancaster PA 17603.

Published on on Dec. 20, 2012