Thomas Edward McKale
July 3, 1956 – April 3, 2015
Thomas Edward McKale, age 58, of Newark, DE, passed away suddenly on Friday, April 3, 2015.
Born in Wilmington, DE on July 3, 1956. He proudly served his country as a member of the U.S. Air Force from 1976 until 1979 and then served as a reservist until 1984. Tom made his career as a senior engineer with Seimens.
Tom loved to spend his time traveling with his wife Suzi, especially to see all the sights in China. He loved his job and all his co-workers. Tom enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren. You could always find him with a cup of coffee in his hand and smile on his face.
He is survived by his beloved wife, FangQin McKale; children, Thomas C. McKale and wife Sarah of Newark, DE and Emily A. McKale and significant other Lou Aubain of Newark, DE; brother, Rick McKale of Bear, DE, stepson, Dan Su of China; grandchildren, Austin James, Landon McKale, and Cory, Christopher and Remini Aubain.
A memorial service will be held at 11:30 am on Tuesday morning, April 14, 2015, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a visitation for family and friends will be held from 10:30 until 11:30. Interment with military honors will be held privately in the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Bear, DE. Family and friends are invited to a luncheon from 2 pm until 4 pm Tuesday afternoon at Timothy’s of Newark, 100 Creek View Rd, Newark, DE 19711.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Air Force Aid Society, 241 18th Street South, Suite 202, Arlington, VA 22202.