Thomas A. Garity, 71, of Granite City, formerly of Ridgeway, Penn., passed away Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015 at his home.
He was born Oct. 6, 1943 in Ridgway, Penn., the son to Clarence and Anna (nee Gumbeto) Garity.
Thomas served in the United States Navy. He had been a truck driver for many years before retiring.
He is survived by his sister, Mary (Richard) Machcoviak of Parma Heights, Ohio; many nieces, nephews, cousins and good friends, Larry and Vicky Hurley of Granite City.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Joan Pearl Garity; and brother, Timothy Garity.
Private burial will be at Sunset Hill Memorial Estates in Glen Carbon.
Arrangements are through Wojstrom Funeral Home & Crematory in Granite City. Online guestbook and information at www.wojstrom.com.