Thomas W. Clarkson

Born: Thu., Jun. 7, 1951
Died: Mon., Jul. 31, 2017


5:30 PM to 7:00 PM, Fri., Aug. 04, 2017
Location: Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home

Celebration of Life

7:00 PM Fri., Aug. 04, 2017
Location: Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home

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Thomas Clarkson, age 66, of Pottsville, PA passed away Monday, July 31st, 2017 at his home.
Born in Pottsville, PA on June 7, 1951,  he was the son of the late Joseph and Bernice (Tassone) Clarkson.
Tom was a graduate of Pottsville High School, Class of 1969.  He worked as a truck driver for Wegmans in the Highrigde Industrial Park, Gordon. He was a Life Member of the Good Will Hose Company in Pottsville and a member of the Six County Fireman's Association.  Tom was a car enthusiast and the proud owner of a 1968 Camaro, which he restored.
Tom is survived by his wife of 43 years, Elaine M. (Ulrich) Clarkson, Pottsville; 2 daughters: Rachel Evans and her husband Jason, Pottsville and Michele Killian and her husband Matthew, New Jersey; 3 granddaughters: Victoria and Haylee Evans and Kaia Killian; a brother Joseph Clarkson and his wife Jean, Pottsville; a sister Diane Clarkson, Pottsville; and several nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at the Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home, 208 Pike St., Port Carbon at 7PM on Friday, August 4th, with Rev. Lorraine Heckman officiating.
Relatives and Friends are invited to visit with the family Friday evening from 5:30-7PM at the Funeral Home.
Interment will be held private.
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