Thomas Lucas of Butler Passed Peacefully in His sleep Early Friday Morning February 28th 2020 at the age of 81
Thomas was born May 5th 1938 in Butler. He attended Butler Area Schools until the age of 16 when he felt the need to join the service, leading to be recruited by Navy from January 17th 1955 receiving an honorable discharge in April of 1967 #473 42-00. Having served honorably twelve and half years in various theaters throughout the world as a Navy Hospital Corpsman, he came home furthering his education at the Butler Community College to finally retire after thirty years as a Pa Civil Servant.
Thomas was a Husband of the Late Dalmetta Whisler Lucas who preceded him in their eternal home with the Lord. He was the son of Harry N Lucas (Zoraldo Narchisso Lucchesi) and Anne Gombos Lucas. Thomas is survived by One Brother Harry A Lucas of North Carolina; one daughter, Regina Gerard; three sons Thomas, Michael, and Harry Thomas had one other daughter who preceded him; Laura Gaiser. Surviving him As well are several grandchildren and Great Grandchildren. He will be missed by all who knew him, more than he could ever know. In my Father’s House there any many Mansions, if it were not so I would have told you, I go to prepare a place for you. (John 14:2 )
By His own request there will be no visitations or viewings, only a private family ceremony at a nondisclosed date. Offerings may be made to the American Diabetes Association in Dalmetta’s name, at 100 Station Square Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15219. Arrangements completed by the Geibel Funeral Home, 201 East Cunningham St. Butler, PA 16001.
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