August 25th, 2020
Thomas W. Smith, Sr., 78, of Boothwyn passed away on August 21st at Crozer Chester Medical Center. Tom was born in Philadelphia to the late Walter and Hazel (Armbruster) Smith. He worked for many years as an auto mechanic. Tom enjoyed playing darts, attending car shows and listening to Elvis. When at home, he could often be found relaxing on the patio enjoying a cup of Wawa coffee. He was equal parts resilient, kind, loyal and loving. He will be sorely missed and fondly remembered by many.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his brothers, Walter and Ervin Smith. He is survived by his spouse, Gloria; Children, Fred (Dana) of Royersford, PA, Thomas Jr. (Lauren) of New Britain, PA, Joyce Daniels (Aubrey) of Marcus Hook, Donald Paterson of Boothwyn; grandchildren, Adelyne, Erica, and Alissa; sister, Anna Sands-Smith of Gibbstown, NJ; nieces, and nephews.
A private service will be held at the families request. Donations in his name can be made to the American Heart Association at https://www.heart.org/?form=donate2