Anthony Phin Tomme, Sr.
August 1, 1948 – May 28, 2016
Anthony Phin Tomme, Sr., age 67, of New Castle, DE, passed away suddenly on Saturday, May 28, 2016.
Born in Rosie Clare, IL on August 1, 1948, Anthony was the son of the late John W. and Verba (Price) Tomme. He worked for many years as a truck driver prior to his retirement.
Anthony was a passionate Harley Davidson enthusiast and loved riding whenever he could. In his spare time, he spent many hours driving his classic car. An avid Eagles and NASCAR fan, Anthony looked forward to each football and racing season. Above all else, he was happiest in the company of his family and friends and will be dearly missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by his children, Mike Wilson of New Castle, DE, Anthony P. Tomme, Jr. (Brenda) of Wilmington, DE and Stacy L. Tomme of New Castle, DE; sister, Sheila Yatkowski of Washington State; girlfriend, Susan Mansfield of New Castle, DE; stepdaughter, Samantha Mansfield of New Castle, DE; cousins, Albert Tomme of Port Penn, DE and John Tomme of New Castle, DE; nephew, Nick; niece, Kristi; 6 grandchildren; and 2 great grandchildren.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 6 pm until 8 pm on Monday evening, June 6, 2016 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE. A funeral service will be held at 11 am on Tuesday morning, June 7, 2016, at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Anthony’s memory may be sent to Abate of Delaware, P.O. Box 10923, Wilmington, DE 19850 or by visiting www.abateofde.com.