Thomas George Savitz
February 3, 1944 - January 31, 2020

Thomas George Savitz, 75, died January 31, 2020 peacefully and surrounded by his family at the LifeCare Hospice Center in Wilmington. Born in Allentown, Pennsylvania on February 3, 1944, he is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Renee A. (Blose) Savitz. Throughout his life he devoted his time to serving others. He volunteered for many years as an EMT in Easton, Pennsylvania and served as a faithful member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. He was a mechanical engineer for over 30 years. Tom is survived by his children Alan Thomas Savitz (wife Mary Kay), Mary Beth Lind, Melinda Cheryl Whitehurst (husband Kevin), and George Andrew Savitz as well as 11 grandchildren: Zachery, Leslie-Grace (husband Alex), Skylar, Garrett, Mack, Abby, Bart, Katy, Emily, George Drake, and Lucy. He is also survived by his sisters Suzann Bright (husband Bob) and Judith Nikischer (husband Frank). Tom was the son of the late George and Evelyn (McNabb) Savitz. The family will accept visitors at 3 p.m. Sunday, February 2, 2020 with memorial service to follow at 4 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 3554 North NC 111 903 Hwy, Albertson, NC 28508. There will be a separate service held in Pennsylvania on Saturday, February 8, 2020 @ 1 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 138 Rose Inn Ave, Nazareth, PA 18064. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to SECU Family House in Wilmington, NC at


  • Julie Heath Posted January 31, 2020 11:10 pm

    We will miss him very much!!! Much love to all the family! And praters of comfort to the whole family!!! ?????

  • Valorie McCoy Posted January 31, 2020 11:27 pm

    I am so very sorry for your loss! Much love and prayers are sent to friends and family!

  • Randall and Joanne Blose Posted February 1, 2020 12:09 am

    My wife and I send Our deepest condolences to you and your family. I’m a brother to Renee. We will be there for the service in Nazareth, Pa.

  • Bradley and Susan Frederick Posted February 1, 2020 12:20 am

    Praying for peace and comfort for your family during this difficult time. Love to you all.

  • John and Angel Cotton Posted February 1, 2020 12:48 am

    We love you guys and we are so sorry for your great loss. Mr Tom is greatly loved. He served others unconditionally and he will be remembered always. Prayers for peace and comfort.
    Love the Cotton Clan.

  • Denise English Posted February 1, 2020 4:24 am

    So sorry for your loss. Praying for you and your family.

  • Suzann L Reese Posted February 1, 2020 4:48 am

    My thoughts and prayers go out to Renee and family. Tom will be missed by all those people who knew him. I will always remember being in their wedding as a bridesmaid and our memories of Sing Out Lehigh Valley. We had great times! Love you all!

  • Blair Rhodes Posted February 1, 2020 3:23 pm

    Mr. Tom was an absolute pleasure to get to know. He made an impression on all of our therapists. He called us his “Godesses of pain” and signed that on our wall at his last session with us. I will always remember him! Prayers for your entire family and much love.

  • M.Min. Clayton Young Posted February 2, 2020 1:40 am

    Renee ,Mary<Mindy,and Alan please know my wife and I send our love and condolences in your time of lodd.May T^om's name be as a blessing unto all eternity
    Love Clayton and Michele Young

  • Michael Smith Posted February 5, 2020 1:17 pm

    I’m sorry for you loss.

  • Shirley Beers Posted February 8, 2020 7:56 pm

    Gosh my condolences to the family and friends. A piece of my heart goes with his family.
    May our heavenly father hold him in his arms and welcome him home. We will miss Tom.

  • Mary Posted February 14, 2020 8:09 pm

    I miss you dad!

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