Thomas Edward “Tom” White, Jr.
June 18, 1979 - September 11, 2020
Thomas Edward “Tom” White, Jr., age 41, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Friday, September 11, 2020.
Born in Wilmington, DE on June 18, 1979, he was the son of Thomas Edward White, Sr. and the late Debbie A. Cartwright. Tom was a graduate of William Penn High School. His Uncle John and Aunt Faith raised him along with his Mom-mom, they always went out of their way to help him with anything he needed. Tom loved his job as an Installer for CMI Solar & Electric. In his spare time, he enjoyed watching the Green Bay Packers, attending car shows, taking trips to the beach and roller skating. He could often be found tending to his yard, fixing things around the house or wood working. Tom was a pipefitter by trade but a jack of all. Most of all, he loved spending time with his family and friends. His wife and kids were his life and he will be dearly missed by all.
In addition to his mother, Tom was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Charles T. White, Sr.; maternal grandfather, Butch Cartwright; uncles, Walter White and Patrick White; and his pet iguana, Zeus. Tom is survived by his wife, Brandy C. Redwood White; children, Alyssa White, Xavier McClements and Oriana McClements; paternal grandmother, Rita F. White; maternal grandmother, Diane Dunkelberger; siblings, Frank Dunn III, Angela White, Charles “Chaz” White and Michael White (Joey); aunts, Veronica White Hanby, Faith White Allen and Sandy Cartwright; uncles, Charles White, Jr., William “Billy” White and Christopher White (Chris); and mother-and-father-in-law, Cliff and Kim Redwood.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 12 noon until 1 pm on Monday, September 28, 2020, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a memorial service will begin at 1 pm. Face masks will be required for all in attendance. Interment will be held privately.