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Thomas Lorkowski

December 28, 1942 — October 30, 2019

Thomas “Tom” Lorkowski, 76, of Wadsworth, died Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at Akron City Hospital.

Thomas was born December 28, 1942 in Cleveland to Edward and Martha {Kowicki} Lorkowski.  He served in the US Army during the Vietnam War.

He married Christine Tesny on May 3, 1969.  She died in 2014.

Thomas was a computer operator for TRW. He enjoyed playing the lottery, watching movies, and playing with his dog, Boomer.

Thomas will be deeply missed by his children Michele (Ed) Williams, Brian (Janelle) Lorkowski, and Trista (Bill) Stalnaker; grandchildren Jessica, Felicia, Alexandrea, Brent, Blade, Ryan, Chris, Eric, Garrett, Sierra, Cayden, Goshua, and Shiann.

Thomas was preceded in death by his wife, Christine.

Memorial services and military rites will be Friday at 10:30 at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery with his son-in-law Minister Ed Williams officiating.  Guests may meet at 10:00 a.m. Roberts Funeral Home – Hillcrest Chapel, 9560 Acme Rd., Seville.  Online tributes may be made at

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Graveside Service

Friday, November 8, 2019

Starts at 10:30am (Eastern time)

Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery

10175 Rawiga Rd, Seville, OH 44273

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