Thomas F. Scheier|
Thomas F. Scheier, 61, of Lehighton, passed away Saturday, May 4, in the Gnaden Huetten Memorial Hospital, Lehighton. He was the loving husband of 31 years to Cynthia "Cindy" (Varga) Scheier.
He owned and operated Tom Scheier Painting, Lehighton, for over 20 years.
Born in Somerville, N.J., he was a son of the late Frances and Elizabeth (Sladden) Scheier.
We give thanks for the way Tom has blessed our lives with treasured memories.
He will be deeply missed by his loving wife, Cindy, of Lehighton; his children, Laura Scheier of Palmerton, Sarah Scheier of Lehighton and Phillip Woolf of Lehighton.
He was a loving and gentle grandfather to his only grandson, Logan Scheier.
Tom is also survived by two brothers, Frank Scheier, and his wife, Kathy, of Washington, N.J., and Barry Scheier, and his wife, Robin, of Glen Gardner, N.J.; a sister Judy, wife of Tim Griswold of Elko, Nev.; his mother-in-law, Nevada Varga of Kunkletown; two brothers-in-laws, Richard Varga Jr. of Vincentown, N.J., and Steven Varga, and his partner, Richard Morrow, of Chalfont; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Frances and Elizabeth, he was also preceded in death by his father-in-law, Richard Varga.
Service: Private funeral service at convenience of family at a later date. Contributions in his name may be made to the American
, 212 E. Broad St., Bethlehem, Pa. 18018. Arrangements by Donald N. Gower Funeral Home, 1426 Rt. 209, Gilbert. www.gowerfuneralhome.com.
Published in Times News on May 7, 2013