Thomas R. Spring

THOMAS R. SPRING, 85, OF LIMERICK Thomas R. Spring, 85, husband of Lillian (Faulkner) Spring, Dyer Ct., Limerick Twp., died Monday, at home. He was a former resident of Collegeville. Mr. Spring was born on November 21, 1927, in Westfield, NY. He was a son of the late James V. Spring and the late Sybil (Chase) Spring Fox. Mr. Spring retired in 1965 as a Sergeant First Class, with Company D., 1st Battalion, 3rd Infantry Regiment, Ft. Myer, VA, after 20 years of service. He then was a purchasing manager for the Louis H. Hein Co., W. Conshohocken, until he again retired in 2000. Mr. Spring was a member of Camp Knox Lodge #919, Free & Accepted Masons, Radclifff, KY. In addition to his wife, Mr. Spring is survived by his children, Michael, husband of the late Janet (Hasson) Spring, St. Petersburg, FL; Karen, wife of Richard Bartzer, Eustis, FL; Linda, wife of Thomas Haley, Brandamore; Thomas, husband of Elinor (Cloud) Spring, Worcester Twp.; Lisa, wife of Michael Grady, Bernville, and Cheryl (Witman), wife of Bruce Tedor, Spring City; his sisters, Edna Nelson and Dorothy, wife of Samuel LaMancuso, both of Jamestown, NY; 22 grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Eunice K. (Dewees) Spring; one grandson; three brothers, and two sisters. The funeral service will be held at 3 p.m., Sunday, at St. Luke's United Church Of Christ, 200 W. Main St., Trappe, PA 19426, with the Rev. Ann T. Few, Pastor, officiating. Burial will be private in Arlington National Cemetery. Friends may call from 2 to 2:45 p.m., Sunday, at church. Memorial contributions may be made to the church or the Wounded Warrior Project, Suite 700, 1120 G St. NW, Washington, DC 20005. Arrangements are by Holcombe Funeral Home, Inc., Trappe.

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Holcombe Funeral Home
21 Main Street Trappe, PA 19426
610-489-7266
Published in The Mercury on July 25, 2013