SHARON, Pennsylvania (MyValleyTributes) – Thomas M. Levitt, 78 of Sharon, formerly of St. Petersburg, Florida, passed away Saturday, August 29, 2020, in Avalon Springs Place, Mercer.
Mr. Levitt was born February 26, 1942, in Sharon, a son of the late Merle E. and Katherine (Whittling) Levitt.
He attended Sharon High School.
He proudly served his county in the U.S. Navy.
Following his honorable discharge, Thomas worked as a tractor trailer driver. He was employed by Brookfield Dairy, Eazor Express and most recently drove more than 17 years for P.I.E. Trucking, in Florida, retiring when they closed.
He was a member of the Moose Lodge 1145, St. Petersburg, Florida.
Thomas enjoyed golfing and coached little league baseball for many years while living in Florida. Above all, he loved to spend time with his children and family.
Thomas was a member of Covenant Presbyterian Church, Sharon
He is survived by his wife, the former Diane G. Barretta, whom he married on June 19, 1965. Also surviving are two daughters, Annmarie Corbett and her husband, Donald, of Powhatan, Virginia and Patricia Swain and her husband, Jeffery, of Fredericksburg, Virginia; a son, Thomas M. Levitt II and his wife, Kelli, of Woodbridge, Virginia; two brothers, Howard Levitt and his wife, Donna, of Hampton, Virginia and Harvey Levitt and his wife, Patricia, of Sharon and five grandchildren, Thomas M. Levitt III, Justin Levitt, Corey Swain, Ethan Swain and Robert Righter.
In addition to his parents, Thomas was preceded in death by four brothers, Richard, William, Ralph and John Levitt and three sisters, Patricia Porterfield, Constance Fraley and Noreen Grandy.
Calling hours will be Noon – 2:00 p.m. Thursday, September 3 in J. Bradley McGonigle Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 1090 East State Street, Sharon.
Funeral service is private.
A television tribute will air Tuesday, September 1, at the following approximate times: 6:43 a.m. WYTV, 9:32 a.m. on WKBN, 10:58 a.m. on FOX and 8:12 p.m. on MyYTV.
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