Thomas A. Luchi Jr., 63, of Drums, passed away Wednesday afternoon, September 16, 2020, at Mountain Top Health Care and Rehabilitation Center in Mountain Top, following a brief illness.
Born in Hazleton, May 24, 1957, he was the son of Betty (Grosch) Luchi, Drums; and the late Thomas A. Luchi, Sr. and had spent his entire life in Drums.
Thomas was a Construction Worker for 27 years at Pennsy Supply, Dorrance. He was a member of Saint John's UCC Church, St. John's. He was also a life member of the Butler Twp. Fire Hall, Ridge Runners Rod and Gun Club, Muncy Valley; was on the Butler Twp. Zoning Board, and was one of five owners who operated the Evergreen Raceway from 1988-1998. Before running the Raceway he raced asphalt Late Models, dirt Late Models and 358 dirt Modifides at several tracks.
Surviving, in addition to his mother are a daughter Madison Zapotosky, McAdoo; companion Kelly Doninetz, Drums; stepdaughter Lona Lee Doninetz, Drums; step-grandchildren Faith Kelly and Destiny Hope Vargason who referred to him as PopPop; two sisters Janet Kupsho and her husband Robert, Drums; and Dr. Deborah Mistal and her husband Edward, Drums and several nieces and nephews.
His funeral will be held with a Memorial Graveside Service on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at 11am in Calvary RC Cemetery, 49 S. Hunter Hwy., Drums. Friends may call on Tuesday evening, September 22, 2020 from 5pm - 8pm at Harman Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc. (East), 669 W. Butler Drive, Drums. Covid-19 restrictions, including masks, social distancing, and capacity will be enforced at the funeral home and at the cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Butler Twp. Fire Co., 14 West Butler Drive, Drums, PA 18222. Online condolences can be entered and more information is available at www.harmanfuneral.com
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Butler Twp. Fire Company
14 West Butler Drive, Drums PA 18222