Thomas S. Ellison


Thomas S. Ellison, age 75, of Glen Mills, PA, formerly of Media, PA, died on Sunday, November 7, 2021 at home.


Tom was a graduate of Norwich High School, Class of 1964 and PMC, Class of 1968.  He was employed at Lockheed Martin, retiring in 2007. Tom was a U.S. Army Veteran, serving during Vietnam from 1967-1974.


Tom was an active member of Lima United Methodist Church, where he was the sound tech and a trustee.  He loved his classic MGB and enjoyed rebuilding it. Tom enjoyed riding his John Deer Tractor and taking trips traveling in his RV.


Most of all, he adored spending time with his family, especially the time he spent with his grandchildren. He was a proud Grampa and loved bragging about his grandchildren.  He will be dearly missed.


Son of the late Herbert and Virginia Ellison; brother of the late Chris (Greg) Syfert



Wife of 53 years: Phebe Hardcastle Ellison

Daughters: Karen (Frank) Bartkowski, Bethany (Kevin) Pugh, Christie (Josh) Von Dreele

Grandchildren: Mandy, Kelsey, Joshua, Jacob, Garrett, Gillian, Max, Layla and Theo

Great-Granddaughter: Alexis

Also survived by loving in-laws, nieces and nephews


Visitation: Saturday, November 13th from 9:00-10:15AM at Lima United Methodist Church, 209 N. Middletown Rd. Media, PA, 19063.


Funeral Service: Saturday, November 13th at 10:30AM at Lima United Methodist Church.


Interment: Bethlehem United Methodist Churchyard, 4 Westtown Rd., Thornton, PA 19373.


In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: The Memorial Fund at Lima United Methodist Church at the above address.