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John "Tom" McCloskey

January 27, 1940 June 4, 2019
John "Tom" McCloskey
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Obituary for John "Tom" McCloskey

John “Tom” McCloskey, 79, of Springfield, passed away peacefully on June 4, 2019. He was born on January 27, 1940, in Dayton, Ohio, the son of the late James R. and Lola G. (Godsey) McCloskey. Tom is survived by his sons, Brent (Rebecca) McCloskey, Aaron McCloskey, Travis (Dinah) McCloskey and Daniel (Mary) Chitwood; grandchildren, Tabbetha, Hilary, Cameron, Carson, Stephanie, Daniel, Caleb, Joshua, Isaiah and Jennifer; and sisters, Levedah Clagett, Nancy McCall and Phyllis Ann Hoff. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Deborah McCloskey; son, Seth McCloskey; mother of his children, Wanda Holman; and several siblings. Tom was an avid woodworker, silversmith and jewelry maker. He enjoyed fishing and canoeing and never met a stranger. Tom was also a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witnesses West Congregation of Springfield where he will be deeply missed. Memorial service will be held on Thursday, June 13, 2019 at 5p.m. with family receiving friends from 4 until the time of service at JACKSON LYTLE & LEWIS LIFE CELEBRATION CENTER. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Would Works at www.wouldworks.com. Condolences may be expressed to his family by visiting www.jacksonlytle.com.


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Visitation

Thursday

13

Jun

4:00 PM 6/13/2019 4:00:00 PM - 5:00 PM 6/13/2019 5:00:00 PM
Jackson Lytle & Lewis Life Celebration Center

2425 N. Limestone St.
Springfield, OH 45503

Jackson Lytle & Lewis Life Celebration Center
2425 N. Limestone St. Springfield 45503 OH
United States

Service

Thursday

13

Jun

5:00 PM 6/13/2019 5:00:00 PM
Jackson Lytle & Lewis Life Celebration Center

2425 N. Limestone St.
Springfield, OH 45503

Jackson Lytle & Lewis Life Celebration Center
2425 N. Limestone St. Springfield 45503 OH
United States
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