Thomas Marcinko

Thomas Joseph Marcinko, 86, of Reedsville, Ohio, passed away Jan. 7, 2013, at Ohio State University Hospital, Columbus, Ohio.

He was born Jan. 21, 1926, in Reedsville, Ohio, son of the late Charles and Virgie Bailey Marcinko.

He was an Air Force Veteran of World War II, a member of VFW Post 9053 in Tuppers Plains, American Legion Post 39 in Pomeroy, Ohio, and AmVets. He was also a farmer and a member of Forked Run Sportsman Club.

He is survived by a daughter, Melissa and Mike Newland; a granddaughter, Abigail Newland; a brother, Manning Marcinko; a sister, Georgie Trussell; a stepson, Greg Cundiff; and two stepdaughters, Melodi Easterling and Vicki Cundiff.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia Marcinko; a daughter, Jennifer; two sisters, Mary and Rose; and four brothers, Charlie, Bernard, Gene and Robert.

Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Ambrose Catholic Church in Belpre, Ohio, with Father Robert Gallagher officiating. Burial will be in Our Lady of Loretto Cemetery.

Friends may call from 6-8 p.m. Friday at White-Schwarzel Funeral Home, Coolville, Ohio.

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