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Thomas M. Waskovich

January 20, 1943 ~ September 2, 2020 (age 77)

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Thomas M. Waskovich, 77, of Drums, passed away peacefully Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at Fritzingertown Senior Living Community, Drums from complications of Parkinson's Disease.

Born in Jeddo, January 20, 1943, he was the son of the late Michael and Mary (Dutzer) Waskovich, and step-mother Josephine (LaChette) Waskovich. He spent the past 17 years in Drums, after moving from St. Louis, MO.

Tom was a retired Engineering Manager for Metal Container Corp., a subsidiary of Anheuser-Busch, St. Louis, MO. He was involved in the construction of may new plants. He served in the US Army veteran in the 34th Engineer Group and fought with pride for his country in the Vietnam War. He was a member of St. John Bosco RC Church, Sugarloaf. He was an avid fisherman and loved the outdoors. He was a member of the Conyngham Sportsman Club and enjoyed hunting, boating, camping, and golf.

He was preceded in death, in addition to his parents, and step-mother, are a sister Anna Mae Miller; two brothers Michael, Jr, and Charles Waskovich; and a great-granddaughter, Rylie Davidson.

He was devoted to his wife of the past 47 years, the former Carol Myers; a daughter Stacy Davidson and her husband Robert, Tatum, TX; two sisters Maria Reisenweaver and her husband Michael, Pinehurst, NC; and JoAnn M. Brown, Drums; three grandchildren Eric and Justin Davidson, and Heather Faw; seven great-grandchildren with one on the way; and many nieces and nephews.

His funeral will be held Tuesday, September 8, 2020 with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 am in St. John Bosco RC Church, 573 State Route 93, Sugarloaf. Friends may call at Harman Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc. (East) 669 W. Butler Drive Drums Monday evening from 6-8 pm. Covid-19 restrictions, including masks, social distancing, and capacity will be enforced at the funeral home and church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. John Bosco RC Church, PO Box 919, Conyngham, PA 18219; or Hospice of the Sacred Heart, 600 Balitmore Drive, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702. Online condolences can be entered and more information is available at

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Memorial Visitation
September 7, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Harman Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc. (East)
669 West Butler Dr.
Drums, PA 18222

September 8, 2020

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
St. John Bosco RC Church
573 State Route 93
Sugarloaf, PA 18249

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