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Thomas E. Britton

June 26, 1936

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Thomas E. Britton, 83, of Lykens, passed away, Monday, April 27th.
Born in Lykens, June 26, 1936, a son of the late Daniel and Laura Horley Britton.
Tom was a United States Army Veteran.
He retired as a Heavy Equipment Supervisor/Operator from Ft. Indiantown Gap.
He was of the Methodist Faith; a member of the Williamstown American Legion and a 50 year member of the Ashlar Lodge # 570 F&AM, Lykens.
He enjoyed gardening and planting flowers, especially orchids and cactuses. Tom also enjoyed his many trips to Florida.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Daniel and four sisters, Sarah Houtz, Elsie Thomas, Mae Hart and Til Shomper.
Surviving are his wife Patty Lou Carl Britton, they celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary April 16th. Two daughters, Melissa L. Britton, Lykens and Amy L. Kline and her husband, Scott, Florida; a granddaughter, Brittany Hoover; two great granddaughters, Audrina Hoover and Elise Brosius.  nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Tom's life will be announced for family and friends as soon as the current health restrictions are lifted. Those wishing to make donations in Tom's name can do so by making them to the Williamstown American Legion, 123 W. Market Street, Williamstown, PA 17098.   The Dimon Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., Tower City is honored to serve the Britton family. To send condolences to the family, please visit


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Williamstown American Legion
123 W. Market Street, Williamstown PA 17098

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