Thomas D. Faust, 75, of Trexlertown, died suddenly Sept. 23, 2022, at Lehigh Valley Hospital. He was the loving husband of Patricia A. (Wright) Faust, with whom he shared 52 years of marriage. Born in Trexlertown, he was the son of the late Raymond F. and Martha Jane (Kuhns) Faust.
He was a member of St. Paul’s U.C.C. Church, Trexlertown.
Before retiring in 2014, he worked for 45 years at Mack Trucks, where he began as a line technician and lastly worked as an inspector. After retirement, he assisted the Schmoyer Funeral Home as a funeral attendant.
He was a U.S. Marine veteran, serving during the Vietnam War and where he received the honorary Purple Heart award.
He will be remembered for always attending his grandchildren’s events; his coaching South Parkland Football as well as the Breinigsville B-Vets baseball, playing many years of recreational baseball and softball games, being a Cub Scout and Boy Scout leader, bowling, helping the community soup kitchen and his many more countless volunteer opportunities.
He is survived by his wife; sons, Chad T. and his wife, Tanya, Joshua T. and his wife, Jenelle; brothers, Gary C. (Carmella), Dale M. (Debbie), Terry R., Scott R. (Renee) Glenn R. (Brenda); sisters, Sandra Harrigle, Linda Morley (Byron), Brenda Sehar, Diane Strubinger (Jim), Cindy Eisenhard (Carl); six grandchildren, Kyleigh, Thomas, Nolan, Simon, Elijah, Cyrus. He was predeceased by a sister, Donna Amey.
Memorial contributions may be made in lieu of flowers to the church or Paws of Honor, c/o the Schmoyer Funeral Home, P.O. Box 190, Breinigsville, 18031.
Services will be held 11 a.m. Sept. 28 at St. Paul’s U.C.C., 1249 Trexlertown Road, Trexlertown. Calling will be held 9:30 to 11 a.m. Sept. 28 at the church.