Thomas R. Holloway

Thomas R. Holloway, 79, of Berwick passed away suddenly on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at home.

Born in Berwick on June 6, 1938 he was a son of the late Alva Holloway. He attended Berwick High School and served honorably in the US Army from 1954 to 1975. After retiring from the military, he worked at several local businesses including Labar Trucking, Wise Potato and Heinze Pet Foods.

Tom was a member of the Moose Lodge and VFW, Berwick. He enjoyed playing the lottery.

He will be greatly missed by his wife, Dolores J. (Ryman) Holloway, with whom he spent the past 28 years; children: Brigetta Gonzales and husband Antonio, Roswell, NM; Ron Holloway, Wautoma, WI; William Holloway and wife Beth, Millville; Brenda Spencer, Belen, NM; brother, Albert Shimko, Berwick;14 grandchildren; several great grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

In addition to his mother he was preceded in death by his brother, Herbert Holloway.

A funeral will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, November 20, 2017 at Heller Funeral Home, LLC, 633 East Third Street, Nescopeck. Interment will follow in Elan Memorial Park, Bloomsburg. Family will receive friends from 10:00 – 11:00 AM.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the American Diabetes Association, 2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900, Arlington, VA 22202.

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