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Thomas J. Simala

Thomas J. Simala 84 of Stockdale, died Wednesday July 4, 2018 at Jefferson Hospital. Born in Stockdale on February 8, 1934 a son of Karol and Mary Palenta Simala. Thomas was retired from the former Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Allenport Plant. He was a lifetime member of Stockdale Volunteer Fire Dept #17., loved the outdoors and the Pittsburgh sports teams. Thomas enjoyed spending time with his family as well. Surviving are 4 daughters; Brenda (John) Trettle of Stockdale, Ronda Stephens of Coburn, CO, Trisha (James) Shipley of Allenport and Cari (Doug) Simpson of Roscoe, a grandson Justin Taylor and 2 sisters; Cecelia "Sis" (Jay) Clark of N. Charleroi and Kay (Rocco Gene) Malarbi of Monessen. He was preceded in death by his wife Barb Simala and 5 brothers; Paul "Butch", James, Charles, Joseph and John Simala and 3 sisters; Ann Krilosky, Caroline Terrana and Mary Slusarcyk. Private services and burial was held on Friday at Howe Cemetery.


My heart breaks for you, dear friend. May God keep you in his loving care and comfort you with the wonderful memories of both your parents.
Much love,

JoAnn M White-Kimpel Jul 10 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Thomas Simala

Daughter, Trisha Jul 8 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Thomas Simala

Rosalie DuBreucq Jul 7 2018 12:00 AM

Tricia and family ,
Dave and I are so sorry for your loss . Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family .

Dave and Shelly Jones Jul 7 2018 12:00 AM