Thomas W. Gority, 69, of Altoona, passed away peacefully Tuesday morning at his residence surrounded by his family. He was a son of the late Richard W. and Marie G (Gibney) Gority.
Thomas married Yun C. Chong on Sept. 21, 1996, in Altoona.
Surviving are his wife, Yun; a daughter, Kimberly (Ryan) Mazoff; a son, Thomas J. Gority; three grandchildren; three sisters: Cynthia Estep, Mary (Bob) Suders, and Christine (Ken) Kramer.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Richard D.
Thomas was a custodian at Bellwood-Antis School District.
He graduated from Altoona Area High School and served in the Army National Guard.
Friends will be received from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 19, 2023, at Stanley J. Krish Funeral Home Inc., 1204 17th St., Altoona, where a Funeral Service Outside of Mass will immediately follow at 11 a.m., at the funeral home, with Father L’ubomír J. Strecok, officiant.
Private committal at Calvary Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, kindly make donations to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 862, Pittsburgh, PA 15106.