Thomas E. Dickisson

THOMAS E. DICKISSON, 74, OF NORTH COVENTRY Thomas E. Dickisson, 74, of Miller Road, North Coventry Twp., husband of Shirley A. (Jones) Dickisson, died Saturday at Phoenixville Hospital. Born in Pottstown, PA, he was a son of the late William J. Dickisson and the late Katherine (Knod) Dickisson. He was a switch board installer for AT&T for 40 years retiring in 2000. He was a member of Parkerford Baptist Church. Thomas was a member of the Perkiomen Valley High Twelve Club, Tall Cedars of Lebanon Forrest #34, Spring City, Stitcher Lodge #254, Pottstown, lifetime member of Norco Fire Co. & Fire Police where he was the Santa that rode on the fire truck during Christmas, he started the Tall Cedars clown unit & Norco Fire Co. clown unit. He also loved to go camping, hunting & boating. Surviving beside his wife is a son Timothy E. Dickisson and his wife Ginny, Breinigsville, PA; two daughters Kimberly A. wife of Scott Burke, Clearwater, FL, Nicole L. wife of Mark Reightneour, Birdsboro, PA; a sister J. Charlotte Knaster, Frederick, PA; five grandchildren and one great grandchild. Funeral Services will be 11:15 a.m. on Friday from the Schumacher & Benner Funeral Home & Crematory 359 King St., Pottstown. Masonic services will be held at 11 a.m. Burial will be in Parkerford Baptist Church Cemetery. There will be a viewing Friday from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Contributions may be made in his memory to , National Office, 222 S. Riverside Plaza, Suite 1500, Chicago, Illinois 60606. Arrangements are by the Schumacher & Benner Funeral Home & Crematory, at 359 King St. in Pottstown, PA. Our web site exists to serve the friends and family of the deceased. Go to to extend sympathies and access additional service details.

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Schumacher and Benner Funeral Home
359 King Street Pottstown, PA 19464
Published in The Mercury on June 24, 2014