Thomas James Elias, 64, of Joffre, passed away on Monday morning, November 16, 2020 in The Donnell House, Washington with his family by his side.
He was born on March 16, 1956 in the Canonsburg Hospital a son of the late Harry Elias, Sr. and Wilma Jean Moore Elias Skrip.
A graduate of the Union High School in Burgettstown, he worked for 1994 Steel Factory Corporation in McKees Rocks. He was a member and served as vice president of the Owls Club Nest #1294 in Joffre. He enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson Motorcycle and spending time with his grandchildren.
He is survived by his two daughters Chelsea Elias and fiancé Christopher Brown, Sr. of McDonald and Jessica Walker of McDonald; his step son Tyler Maher of Weirton, WV; grandchildren Olivia Elias, Christopher Brown, Jr., Rozaleigh Brown, Madisyn Walker and Ryleigh Walker; brothers William "Hush" Charles Elias and wife Deborah of Sturgeon, Ronald Elias of Midway and Randall Elias and wife Sherri of Paris; a sister Jean Ann Track and husband Leonard of Titusville, FL; his girlfriend Lauralee McArdle of Oakdale; and several nieces and nephews.
Deceased in addition to his parents is a brother Harry Elias, Jr.
Friends will be received from 3:00-8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 in the Lee & Martin Funeral Home, 73 Highland Avenue, Burgettstown, PA 1502. All visitors must wear a face mask and practice social distancing when visiting the funeral home.
Graveside services officiated by Pastor Theresa Baker will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 19, 2020 in the Center Cemetery, Bowen Road, Midway, PA 15060. Everyone is kindly asked to meet at the cemetery on Thursday morning.
Memorial Donations may be made in his memory to the Burgettstown Area Meals on Wheels, 200 Senior Way, Burgettstown, PA 15021 and/or The Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, KS 66675-8516 www.woundedwarriorproject.org