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Thomas Harold Wismer

July 19, 1935 ~ March 2, 2020 (age 84)

Obituary

Thomas Harold Wismer, 84, formerly of Lewistown, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family, Monday, March 2, 2020.

Born July 19, 1935, in Norristown, he was a son of the late Amos H. and Margary (Hanawalt) Wismer.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: his wife, Shirley Ann Wismer; daughter, Susan L. Baker; brothers, Robert Wismer and Steven Wismer.

He is survived by: son, Timothy Wismer and wife, Linda, of Lansdale; three grandchildren, Jonathan Baker and wife, Andrea, Michael Baker and Andrew Baker; one great-granddaughter, Ava Baker; a sister, Margary Stull, of Greenville.; and a son-in-law, Mark Baker, of Lewistown.

Thomas was a member of Grace United Methodist Church.

He was a Lewistown High School graduate, Class of 1953.

He worked at American Viscose from 1955-1962, and Avtec Specialty Yarns 1963-1995, where he retired as an Operations Manager.

He was a car enthusiast. He enjoyed watching his grandchildren at their sporting events. Voted second-team all-time Panther Grid Team.

A viewing will be held from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Thursday, March 5, 2020, at Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes, Woodlawn, 200 N. Main St., Lewistown, with a funeral service to follow at 11 a.m., with Rev. Dick Williams officiating.

Interment will take place at Juniata Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions in Thomas’s name may be made to: Justin Henry Scholarship Trust, Memo line, Susan L. Baker Memorial Award, PO Box 301, McVeytown, PA 17051.

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
March 5, 2020

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes, Woodlawn
200 N. Main St.
Lewistown, PA 17044

Funeral Service
Thursday
March 5, 2020

11:00 AM
Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes, Woodlawn
200 N. Main St.
Lewistown, PA 17044

Interment following funeral service
Thursday
March 5, 2020

Juniata Memorial Park, Lewistown

Donations

Justin Henry or Susan Baker (Nursing) Scholarship Funds
P.O. Box 301, McVeytown PA 17051

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