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Behm Funeral Homes, Inc.

182 W High St, Waynesburg, PA

OBITUARY

Thomas "Tom" King

June 11, 1933March 27, 2020

Thomas W. “Tom” King age 86 of Spraggs passed away Friday, March 27, 2020, in Waynesburg Healthcare and Rehabilitation.

He was born June 11, 1933 in Waynesburg, a son of the late James Floyd King and Hazel Strope King. Tom was a retired construction laborer, pipeline worker and meat cutter. He worked for several companies including A.J. Cindrich and Davis Industries.

He was a veteran of the Korean War, serving in the U.S. Army.

Tom was a lifetime resident of Greene County. He enjoyed fishing and hunting.

He will be remembered as a kind and loving father, grandfather, and great-grandfather.

Surviving are his wife, Anna Mae Oliphant King; five daughters, Diane Tedrow (Gary) of New Freeport, Karen Hughes (John W.) of Spraggs, Carol King, of Waynesburg, Christy King of Waynesburg, and Lorraine Rush (Chuck) of Waynesburg; 8 grandchildren, Dave and Lori Hughes, Gary Lynn, Chad, Ryan, and Desiree Tedrow, Christopher Ponzoo, and Thomas Joseph King. Also surviving are 14 great-grandchildren, and one brother, Albert King (Peggy) of New Freeport.

He was predeceased by four brothers, Fred, Jim, Buck and J.B. King; and one sister, Velva Sowden.

Private services and interment arrangements are entrusted to Behm Funeral Homes Inc., 182 West High St., Waynesburg.

  • FAMILY

  • James Floyd King, Father (deceased)
  • Hazel Strope King, Mother (deceased)
  • Anna Mae Oliphant King, Wife
  • Diane Tedrow (Gary), Daughter
  • Karen Hughes (John W.), Daughter
  • Carol King, Daughter
  • Christy King, Daughter
  • Lorraine Rush (Chuck), Daughter
  • Dave Hughes, Grandson
  • Lori Hughes, Granddaughter
  • Gary Lynn Tedrow, Great Grandson
  • Ryan Tedrow, Grandson
  • Diseree Tedrow, Granddaughter
  • Christopher Ponzoo, Grandson
  • Thomas Joseph King, Grandson
  • Also surviving are 14 great-grandchildren, and one brother, Albert King (Peggy) of New Freeport.
    He was predeceased by four brothers, Fred, Jim, Buck and J.B. King; and one sister, Velva Sowden.

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Joyce HELPHENSTINE

April 1, 2020

Gary, Diane and family: we are deeply sorry for your loss. May your memories sustain you during this difficult time.

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