Thomas R. Staruch

Thomas M. Staruch, 83, of Freeland, died Wednesday, Nov. 14. He was the husband of Joan (Matas) Staruch.
Born in Drifton, he was a son of the late Joseph and Anna (Slank) Staruch.
He was an Army veteran of the Korean War.
Other survivors are a son, Thomas J., and his wife, Michele, of Freeland; a daughter Kristin, wife of Joseph Palma of White Haven; a brother Gerald, and his wife, Ellen; two sisters, Patricia Verba of Drifton and Mary Bodnar of Weatherly; five grandchildren and a great-grandchild.

Published in Times News on Nov. 15, 2012