Thomas J. Magner, Jr.
Thomas J. Magner, Jr., age 84, of Elkton, MD, passed away on Sunday, July 1, 2018, surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Bayonne, NJ, he was the son of the late Thomas J. and Navaretta (Brown) Magner, Sr. Tom proudly served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. Following his service he dedicated his career to, and retired from, the Delaware City Refinery.
Tom was the Unit Commissioner for the Cecil District of the Boy Scouts of America and received the Boy Scouts of America Silver Beaver Award and Cecil District Award of Merit. Above all, he will be remembered as a loving husband, father, brother, grandfather, great grandfather and dear friend to many.
Tom is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Jean Magner; daughters, Nancy Hagquist of Dallas, TX, Linda J. Magner of Newark and Kathleen Magner-Rios (Robert Pasquale) of Wilmington; sisters, Dorothy Pratt of Dover, Marion Conroy of Newtown Square, PA and Mary Burke of Smyrna; 5 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 12 noon on Monday, July 9, 2018, at Immaculate Conception R.C. Church, 455 Bow St, Elkton, MD, where a Mass of Christian burial will begin at 12 noon. Interment will follow in Immaculate Conception Cemetery, 2119-2121 Maryland 213, Elkton, MD.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Tom’s name to Immaculate Conception Outreach, 455 Bow St, Elkton, MD, 21921.