Thomas M. Corum, age 70, Husband of Virginia L. (Lorick) Corum, of Pottstown, passed away on Friday at Pottstown Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Pottstown, Pa., a son of the late Rose (Meyers) Corum, & the late Thomas Corum.
He was employed in the security department of Merck Pharmaceutical Company for 35 years. Thomas loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren, & he was a member of Bethel A.M.E. Church of Pottstown. He also liked to cook, & enjoyed watching sports, especially the Eagles. He also held memberships in the Elks Lodge # 1271, V.F.W. Post # 780, American Legion Post # 47, & he was a Past Master of The Keystone Masonic Lodge # 113 of Pottstown.
In addition to his wife, Thomas is survived by his children, Jeannette R. Corum of Pottstown, Lisa L. White (wife of Edward) of Pottstown, Terrence Jackson, of Reading, his 7 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren, his sister, Deborah Taylor of Pottstown, & his brother, David Mc Donald, of Pottstown. He was also preceeded in death by his children, the late Loretta Corum, the late David Corum, the late Thomas “Michael” Corum, & the late Eric Corum.
Relatives & friends are invited to attend his Funeral Service on Friday, starting at 11:00 AM at Bethel A.M.E. Church, 401 Beech Street, Pottstown, Pa., 19464, & to his Visitation from 10 – 10:45 AM in the Church. Burial will follow in Limerick Garden of Memories Cemetery, Limerick, Pa.