THOMAS A. CLISHAM, 78, of Nanticoke, passed away Wednesday afternoon, July 1, 2009, at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Thomas is survived by his loving wife, the former Lorraine Kozak; his sons, John and his partner, Barry Parsons, Washington, D.C.; Paul and his wife, Kelly Clisham, Nanticoke; Richard Dmochowski and his wife, Cindy, Lords Valley.
The funeral will be held on Monday at noon from the Grontkowski Funeral Home PC, 51 W. Green St., Nanticoke. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 12:30 p.m. in Holy Trinity Church, Hanover Street, Nanticoke. Interment with the Rite of Committal will follow in Holy Trinity Cemetery, Nanticoke. Family and friends may call on Sunday, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.