Thomas Mathews

Thomas Mathews

Wednesday, January 4th, 1939 Thursday, March 11th, 2021

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Obituary for Thomas T. Mathews Sr.

Thomas Trenton Mathews, Sr., 82 of Chambersburg, died on March 11, 2021 at Paramount Senior Living. Born January 4, 1939 in East Pike Twp., Washington County, PA, he was the son of the late Hughey James and Margaret Anna (McDonough) Mathews.
A 1957 graduate from California (PA) High School, Tom played baseball for California HS and Legion, Fayette County League, and Dayton, OH semi-pro league. He then attended IBM Data Processing Technical School in Pittsburgh, PA. He was first employed at Wright-Patterson AFB from 1960-1965. He then worked as a Computer Systems Analyst, supervisor with LSSA, and tenant of Letterkenny Army Depot, before retiring in 1993.
Tom loved turkey hunting, deer hunting and golfing. He enjoyed attending Greencastle HS wrestling matches that his son coached and stepson’s college football games. He also had great pleasure of passing down ‘Camp Nevermind’ to his family.
Surviving are his wife, Cyndy Mathews whom he married on February 12, 1993. They enjoyed traveling, Casinos, and spending winters in N. Myrtle Beach; son, Thomas ‘Trent’ Mathews Jr. and wife Ann (Kauffman Station, PA), Grandsons Nathaniel (Dori) Mathews (Greencastle, PA), and Zachary (Karlie) Mathews (Centerville, UT); Great Grandchildren Joseph, Theodore, Andrew, and Ellie Mathews; Step-Sons, Douglas Stockslager, Dustin (Hilary) Stockslager, and Toby (Amy) Stockslager and Step-Grandchildren Stone, Sadrina, Austin, Morgan, and Cooper Stockslager. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings Hugh, Louis, Charles, and Edward,and Audrey.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Chambersburg, PA. Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, 314 Good Drive, Lancaster, PA 17603 and /or to a Parkinson ’s disease Association of your choice.

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Bill Slothower

I'm sorry to learn of Tom's passing. We had many years working together and I always appreciated Tom's input to solving the problems we had with the interfaces of our computer applications. He was a good man.
Bill Slothower
Comment | Posted at 03:43pm via Condolence

Terry Murphy

My condolences on the loss of your husband, Tom. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Terry Murphy
Comment | Posted at 11:11am via Condolence

Pam Kauffman

Cyndy, sorry to hear about Tom. You're in my thoughts and prayers for you and your family. Pam Kauffman
Comment | Posted at 10:44am via Condolence

Deb Martinez

My sympathies to you and the family. So many good memories of the LSSA/SIMA days. God bless! Deb Martinez
Comment | Posted at 06:11pm via Condolence

Cynthia Weber

Cyndy, I am sorry to hear of Tom's passing. I have many memories of working with both of you. My God be with you during this time. Cyndie Weber
Comment | Posted at 02:22pm via Condolence

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