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Rose and Black Funeral Home - Stoneboro
Monday December 20th, 2021
2:00pm - 4:00pm

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Monday December 20th, 2021
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Rose and Black Funeral Home - Stoneboro
Tuesday December 21st, 2021
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Thomas Lee Bickel

Thomas Lee Bickel, 68, of Polk, PA, passed away on December 15, 2021 at AHN Grove City. Thomas was born in Franklin to the late James and Mary (Grove) Bickel. He was a graduate of Rocky Grove High School and worked as a resident aide at Polk Center. Thomas was a member of North Sandy Presbyterian Church. He enjoyed painting and creating flower arrangements, decorating cakes, and doing crafts of any kind.

He married his beloved wife, Evelyn “Sue” Bickel on December 21, 1984, she preceded him in death on May 28, 2009.

He is survived by his brother, Arthur Bickel and wife Marlene of Franklin, brother-in-law Rodger Brocklehurst and wife Sheila of Greenville, sister-in-law Linda Swogger of Sheakleyville, 12 neices and nephews, 35 great-nieces and nephews, and 4 great-great-nieces and nephews.

In addition to his wife and parents, Thomas was preceded in death by his sister Joyce Ion and infant sister Diane Bickel.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Rose and Black Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., 99 Franklin Street, Stoneboro, where family and friends are welcome from 2-4 & 6-8 on Monday, December 20. A funeral service will take place at 10 am on Tuesday, December 21, at the funeral home with Dr. Bibza officiating.

Interment will follow in Hadley Cemetery.

Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.RoseAndBlackFH.com

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You & Aunt Sue gave me so many great memories. I'll be forever grateful of that. When ya see my mom up yonder, plz tell her I miss her horribly.
Love ya always Uncle Tom,
Your neice Emily

Emily Dec 21 2022 3:04 PM

My deepest Sympathy to Tom's Friends & family, I worked with Tom for years at Polk. He was one of the best, such a Genuine friend. So sorry to hear this. Rest in peace my sweet friend !

Sherry Anderson Dec 17 2021 1:28 PM

Prayers for his family. He worked with my mom at Polk and was such a nice man.

Cheryl (beggs) Rowland Dec 17 2021 12:44 AM

Prayers for all rest in peace

Kirkpatrick Mary Dec 16 2021 6:57 PM

May your journey be swift my friend. Prayers for Peace and comfort to your family.

Louise Lucas Dec 16 2021 4:39 PM