Thomas Francis Dewey

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  • Name Thomas Francis Dewey 
    Born 22 Feb 1923  Clearfield, Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • show records show he was born in 1922; later military records and his tombstone show 1923
    Gender Male 
    Census 1930  Lawrence Park, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    761065JosephDeweyheadmalewhite188743marriedPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaelectrical laborer Rankine Ave
    771065DeaDeweywifefemalewhite188743marriedPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvanianone
    781065RobertDeweysonmalewhite191020singlePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaelectrical laborer
    791065HenryDeweysonmalewhite191317singlePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaelectrical laborer
    801065JaneDeweydaughterfemalewhite191515singlePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvanianone
    811065Marion A.Deweydaughterfemalewhite191713singlePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvanianone
    821065Beatrice R.Deweydaughterfemalewhite191911singlePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvanianone
    831065Joseph L.Deweysonmalewhite19228singlePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvanianone
    841065Thomas F.Deweysonmalewhite19237singlePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvanianone
    851065Violet C.Deweydaughterfemalewhite19246singlePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvanianone
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    Military Service 26 Jan 1943  Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    World War II veteran. Enlisted at Erie January 26, 1943 and served as a T/4 in the US Army. Served from August 3, 1943 until his honorable discharge November 19, 1945 at Indiantown Gap, Pa., He saw foreign service from August 20, 1943 until August 3, 1945. 
    Died 4 Jan 1982  Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Thomas Dewey
      Thomas Dewey, 58, 4006 Fargo, died Monday at Hamot Medical Center after an extended illness.
      He was born on Feb. 22, 1923, in Clearfield, a son of the late Joseph C. and Bridget Ann Duckett Dewey. He moved to Erie in 1929 and worked at Zurn Energy Division as a foreman for many years. He was a past president of Lakeshore Volunteer Fire Department, a former coach for boy's baseball in Millcreek, and a past grievance man for United Steelworkers of America, Local 3199.
      His first wife, Delores K. Grieshober, died previously.
      He is survived by his widow, Violet B. Wentz; two sons, Thomas J. of Las Vegas, Nev., and William S. of Erie; two stepsons, Gene D. Wentz of Lakeland, Fla., and Dale M. Wentz of Erie; two brothers, Henry W. of Union City and Joseph L. of Linesville; and three sisters, Mrs. Klahr (Marion) Young, Mrs. John (Petty) Slickanich, and Mrs. John (Violet) Shauberger, all of Erie.
      Friends may call at the Dusckas Funeral Home East, 2607 Buffalo Road, today and Wednesday from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. where prayer a service (sic) will be Thursday at 9:15 a.m. followed by a funeral mass at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church at 10 a.m.
      Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery.
      A Christian wake service will be at the funeral home Wednesday at 8 p.m.
    Age 58 years 
    Buried 7 Jan 1982  Calvary Cemetery, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1827  Local Families
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2020 

    Father Joseph Calvin Dewey,   b. 28 Sep 1886, Snow Shoe, Centre County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1972, Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Bridget Ann "Beatrice" Duckett,   b. 28 Oct 1879, Clearfield, Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1951, Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 22 Jan 1910  Clearfield, Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F110  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Married 1st Wife Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2008 
    Family ID F14752  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Dolores C. Grieshaber,   b. 25 Sep 1922, Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1962, Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 2nd Wife Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2008 
    Family ID F14753  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart