Thomas “Tom” Francis Burget, Jr. 83 of Crum Lynne passed away Saturday, August 14, 2021, at the Crozer Keystone Hospice in Media, PA. He was born September 3, 1937, in Darby, PA to the late Thomas Francis, Sr. & Teresa Rose (Tavasso) Burget.
Tom was raised in Folcroft, PA where he attended St. George’s grade school, and he graduated from Sharon Hill High School. Tom married his late wife Ann, on October 16, 1965. He was employed by the Boeing Company for over 36 years. Tom enjoyed family vacations to North Wildwood and Knoebels Grove, and after retiring he traveled extensively with his wife especially enjoying Ireland, Italy and Alaska. He always loved the opportunity to attend his grandchildren’s sports activities and dance recitals.
Tom was a Lionel train collector, and he also enjoyed gardening; growing the best tasting tomatoes. Tom was a social member of the American Legion Post 777, and he was also a member of UAW Local 1069 retirees.
In addition to his parents and wife he was preceded in death by his brother John.
Survivors include his loving children, Jo Ann (Gessie) Nasino, Michael (Christine) and Thomas Burget; grandchildren Ryan and Kaitlyn; sister-in-law Sharon Hannum. Also loving cousins and friends.
Family and friends are invited to his visitation on Friday from 9:30 – 11 AM at the Cavanagh Family Funeral Home, 301 Chester Pike, Norwood. A Memorial Service will immediately follow at 11 AM. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions in Tom’s memory to your favorite charity.