Thomas B. Shipe, 80, of Schuylkill Haven, passed away Sunday, June 27th, at Lehigh Valley Hospital - Schuylkill, E. Norwegian St., Pottsville.
Born in Pottsville, on November 21, 1940, a son of the late Mildred (Sharadin) and T. Burton Shipe.
He was a graduate of Schuylkill Haven High School, class of 1958. He was the owner and operator of T. Burton Shipe Plumbing and Heating. He served in the U.S. Army.
Thomas is survived by his siblings Ellen Gross, Honeybrook, and Joanne Shipe, Birdsboro and step-children Matthew Laub, William Higgins and Clarissa Laub.
He was preceded in death by his companion Theresa Higgins.
A viewing for family and friends will be held 10:00 to 11:00 on Friday, July 2nd at Geschwindt Stabingas Funeral Home, Inc. in Schuylkill Haven.
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