Thomas Reider, 85, of Pottstown, husband of Peggy K. (Derix) Reider, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019 at his home
Born in Pottstown, he was the son of the late Norman H. and Mary (Reustock) Reider.
Tom was US Army veteran who served during the Korean War. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Pottstown where he was a former deacon, although up until a few years ago, still preached at Manatawny Manor and Sanatoga Center. He worked for more than 20 years at Spring City Knitting Co as a supervisor.
Surviving with his wife of 66 years, is daughter Carol Smith, wife of Chancey; sons Thomas N. Reider and Michael J. Reider; granddaughters Susan Smith and Amber Thomas; and 3 great grandchildren.
A graveside service will be Monday, Feb. 11, 2019 at 10:00AM at Highland Memorial Park, Pottstown. Following the burial, a memorial service will be Monday, Feb. 11, 11:30PM at Calvary Baptist Church, 2096 New Schuylkill Rd, Pottstown, PA 19465.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Thomas’s name to Calvary Baptist Church at the above address.