Thomas Weiss

Obituary of Thomas R. Weiss

Thomas R. Weiss, 70, a resident of Schwenksville, PA, for over 44 years, passed away Wednesday morning, June 16, 2021. He and his wife, Rita (Golden) Weiss, would have celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on July 11th of this year.

Born February 27, 1951, in Phoenixville, PA, he was a son of the late Thomas A. and Dorothy (Brodzinski) Weiss. He was a 1969 graduate of St. Pius X High School and attended Villanova University and Philco Ford Tech. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War and was honorably discharged from the military in December of 1972.

Mr. Weiss was the owner and operator of Weiss Automotive of Schwenksville for the last 41 years. He was a 32nd degree mason and a member of Perkiomen Lodge #595, F. & A.M. of Red Hill, PA. A baseball fan, he served as player/manager of the MSBL Skippack Indians for more than a decade and for a period of time, served as president of the Bux-Mont chapter of MSBL. Tom was also an active member of the Upper Perkiomen Sportsmen’s Association and an avid fisherman.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by five children, Jerry R. Long and his wife, Donna, of Sassamansville, PA, Jill L. Miller and her husband, Fred, of Schwenksville, PA, Christopher L. Weiss of Schwenksville, PA, Nathan S. Weiss of Collegeville, PA, and Joe E. Weiss of Schwenksville, PA; 14 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; and two brothers, John and Kenneth Weiss. He was preceded in death by a brother, Bryan Weiss.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend his funeral service at 11am on Tuesday, June 22, 2021, at R. L. Williams, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc., 3440 Skippack Pike at Cedars Road, Skippack, PA, where family will receive friends for the viewing from 9:30-10:45am. Burial will follow at Schwenksville Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his name to the Upper Perkiomen Sportsmen’s Association, 398 E. 6th St., Red Hill, PA 18076 or American Cancer Society at www.cancer.org. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.RLWilliamsFuneralHome.com.  

Tuesday
22
June

Viewing

9:30 am - 10:45 am
Tuesday, June 22, 2021
R. L. Williams, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc.
3440 Skippack Pike
Cedars, Pennsylvania, United States
Tuesday
22
June

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Tuesday, June 22, 2021
R. L. Williams, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc.
3440 Skippack Pike
Cedars, Pennsylvania, United States
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