Thomas G. Spang, age 83, of Delmont, formerly of McKeesport, died may 4, 2018, at UPMC McKeesport.
Thomas G. Spang, age 83, of Delmont, formerly of McKeesport, died may 4, 2018, at UPMC McKeesport. Born December 11, 1934, in McKeesport, he was the son of the late Anthony J. and Leona K. (Glaub) Spang and the loving partner of Jenny McDonald. Tom retired from US Steel National Tube, where he worked as a pipe inspector. He was a US Army veteran, serving during peacetime. Tom spent his winters in Titusville, FL, where he enjoyed fishing and catching shrimp. Tom had a green thumb and in his earlier years you could find him on the corner's of Turtle Creek, selling the produce that he grew. During Christmas you could find him on Hartman St., in McKeesport, trimming and providing the community with the perfect tree to the celebrate the season. In addition to his beloved Jenny, Tom is survived by her children, James (Nancy) McDonald and Robert (Carol) McDonald; siblings, Rose Miskalis of McKeesport, Donald W. Spang of McKeesport, Herbert Spang of Homosassa, FL, Joan (Vince) Aiello of White Oak and William Spang of White Oak; also many nieces and nephews. Tom was also preceded in death by siblings, Carol Spang and Delores Marie Spang; brother-in-law, Angelo Miskalis; sister-in-law, Virginia Spang. Family and friends will be received at Jaycox -Jaworski Funeral Home & Crematory on Monday, May 7, 2018, from 6 to 8 p.m. and Tuesday, May 8, 2018, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at 11 a.m., in the funeral home chapel. Pastor Edward Slate will officiate. Burial will follow in McKeesport & Versailles Cemetery.
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Originally published May 06, 2018.