Thomas D. “Tom” Marcum
August 12, 1952 ‒ June 09, 2017
Formerly of Sunbury, Ohio
Thomas D. “Tom” Marcum age 64, of Marengo and formerly of Sunbury died unexpectedly Friday, June 9, 2017 in West Virginia.
He was born on August 12, 1952 in Columbus, Ohio the son of the late Sylvester and Elsie (Messer) Marcum.
On November 8, 1969, he married Patty Phillips on the Ohio River in Newport, Kentucky.
Before moving to Marengo 15 years ago, Tom and Patty lived in Sunbury. He owned and operated TDV Plumbing in Galena, a business his sons now own and operate.
Tom and Patty enjoyed camping in their RV, taking trips all over the country and going on motorcycle runs on his Harley Davidson Trike. He also loved gambling and being just plain goofy.
He also attended Northgate Church in Sunbury.
In addition to his wife he will be missed by his boys and their wives Tommy and Leighanne of Johnstown and Shawn and Michelle of Centerburg; eight grandchildren Thomas III, Alan, Darienne, Victoria, Maddie, Christian, Ryan, and Derek; brothers Sylvester (Sandy) of Steptown, West Virginia, Tim (Kim) of Westerville, and Mike (Barb) of Clintonville; Cindy Kirby of Glenwood, West Virginia, Robin Speery of Sunbury, Cheryl (John) Gowan of Luisa, Kentucky, Cynthia Baxter of Canterbury; half-sister Roxie of West Virginia; and many nieces and nephews.
Friends may call on the family on Thursday, June 15, 2017 from 5-8 PM at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 637 North State Route 61, Sunbury, Ohio 43074. Funeral services will be held there on Friday at 11:00 AM. Burial will follow at Fancher Cemetery in Harlem Township.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the family to assist with funeral expenses.
The DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home of Sunbury is honored to serve Tom’s family. Special memories and condolences can be expressed to the family at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com