Thomas Wayne Weber, age 76, of White Oak, died June 23, 2020 in hospice care at Kane Regional, McKeesport. Born Dec. 8, 1943, in Braddock, PA, he was the son of Charles and Mary (Conroy) Weber. One of nine children, Tom graduated from St. Thomas High School in Braddock.
He moved to Duquesne in 1969 he retired from Conrail Railroad, where he worked as a Linesman most of his life. Raised in the Catholic faith, Tom was a very prayerful man who had a close relationship with the Lord. Later in life, he found a sense of community and peace by joining Faith Lutheran Church in White Oak, where he was a faithful member. He was an avid fisherman and some of his favorite times were spent at his lake home in Jamestown, PA, near Pymatuning Lake.
Described by family and friends as a true gentleman, Tom was an awesome husband, caregiver, uncle, brother, husband, friend and father figure. He had many friends and loved to visit them at various clubs, including the GBU and former Moose Lodge in Duquesne and VFW clubs in Duquesne and East Pittsburgh.
Predeceased by wives, Patricia Morini Kracinovsky Weber in 1997 and Barbara Kmetz Weber in 2012. Predeceased by brothers, John (Jack), Charles, Dennis (Butch), and Brian; sisters, Dolores Simon, Helen Haney, Patricia Zahorchak and Janice Napierkowski; and Nephews, Wayne Simon, John Zahorchak, Kevin Haney and Scott Weber.
Survived by Stepsons, Stephen (Beth), David (Lori) and Kenneth (Sandy) Kracinovsky; Grandchildren, Ian, Colin, DJ, Kara, James & Jason; Nephews and Nieces, Gary, Louis, Mark & Kellie Simon; Kathy (Haney) Orlic, Kim (Zahorchak) Anastas, Michelle (Zahorchak) DeCroo, Brian, Jennifer & Mary Weber, Connie Pickens Plues, Bonny Weber, Colleen and Patricia Weber. Also survived by very special friend, Cathy Petrulli and her sons Lyle and Leo (Natalia), and grandchildren Noah, Emma and Avianna, whom Tom loved like family.
By Tom’s request, A memorial service will be held at a later time. If desired, memorial contributions may be made in his memory to the Humane Society.
Arrangements were handled by Strifflers of White Oak Cremation and Mortuary Services, Inc, 1100 Lincoln Way, White Oak, PA 15131 (Sue Striffler Galaski, supervisor, 412-678-6177).
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Originally published June 26, 2020.