A. Thomas Hill
1932 - 2021
Milliken and Throckmorton Funeral Home - Waynesburg
197 N Maiden St
Waynesburg, PA

A. Thomas "Tom" Hill, 89, of Waynesburg, died at noon Saturday, November 20, 2021, in the Washington Health System Greene in Waynesburg.

He was born Thursday, August 25, 1932 in Waynesburg, a son of the late Allen Thomas Hill and Josephine Pollock Hill.

Mr. Hill was affiliated with the First Presbyterian Church in Waynesburg. Tom was a 1950 graduate of Waynesburg High School and a graduate of Waynesburg College. He was a member of the Waynesburg Moose Lodge #461 and a past member of the Borough Planning Committee and the Central Greene School Board.

He was also Past President of the Waynesburg Little League Baseball where he had coached for 25 years leading one team to the state tournament. Tom was Past President of the Rices Landing Boat Club and had been a 50 plus year member, his favorite pastime was sitting on the banks of the Mon River and watch as it rolled by. In addition to boating and sports he loved to travel, shoot pool, dancing, family and friends.

For 24 years, he worked as a sales representative for R.J. Reynolds. Tom with his wife owned and operated the Waynesburg Restaurant from 1979 to 1993.

His wife, Lola E. Forsythe Hill, whom he married August 9, 1952, died January 22, 2011.

Surviving are one son, Allen Thomas (Peggy) Hill Jr. of Conway, S.C.; two daughters, Nancy F. Vollmer of Waynesburg and Nora H. (Dave) Coldren of Waynesburg; four grandchildren, Jordan (Rolin Burghy) Hill, Aaron Hill, Adam Coldren and Eric Coldren; two great-grandchildren, Aryana and Jaxon; and several nieces and nephews. Tom was the last of his immediate family.

Deceased are one sister, Hope Hill Closser, and one brother, John Byard "Jack" Hill.

Friends will be received from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, November 23, in the Milliken and Throckmorton Funeral Home, Inc. Daryl L. Throckmorton Owner/Director, 197 N. Maiden Street, Waynesburg, PA 15370. There will be additional visitation from 10 to 11 a.m., the time of the service, Wednesday, November 24. Burial will be in Greene County Memorial Park, Waynesburg. The family has asked that we require everyone entering the funeral home to wear a mask. Information is online at www.milliken-throckmortonfh.com.

Published by Observer-Reporter on Nov. 22, 2021.
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Milliken and Throckmorton Funeral Home - Waynesburg
197 N Maiden St, Waynesburg, PA
Milliken and Throckmorton Funeral Home - Waynesburg
197 N Maiden St, Waynesburg, PA
Milliken and Throckmorton Funeral Home - Waynesburg
197 N Maiden St, Waynesburg, PA
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Condolences to the family and friends, RIP Tom and ride that slalom ski to heaven! You hold the oldest slalom ski record on the back of my boat! 79!! A feat I don´t see being equaled!
Brian Ross
December 13, 2021
Tom and Lola gave me my first job in Waynesburg in 1979 ... They were the best !!! Tom always had a crossword puzzle and a cigarette in his hand on the end stool at the counter. RIP. You will be missed ... God bless you . Thank you for your kindness to me . Hugs to AT Nancy and Nora !
Malva Custer
November 23, 2021
So sorry to hear of Tom's passing. You were always guaranteed a great story, when you were around him. He was always happy and smiling. Sending love and sympathy to Nancy, Nora, Allen and the rest of the family. He will be so missed by many.
Lisa Pollock
November 23, 2021
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