Thomas A. Cardinale

January 21, 2017

Cardinale, Thomas Obituary

U.S. Navy Retired, Chief Petty Officer (SW) Thomas Anthony Cardinale, 63 of Lackawaxen, PA passed away January 21, 2017 at home.  Over Tom’s 20 year distinguished Navy Career he earned the following U.S. Navy Certifications: Fire Marshall/Firefighter Instructor, Gas Free Engineer, Nuclear Reactor Welder 4956, Submarine Repair Certified 9593, and Quality Assurance Supervisor for Submarines and Surface Ships.  He was stationed on the USS Holland AS 32, USS Brumby FF 1044, Sub Base New London, USS L. Y. Spear AS 36, USS Emory S. Land, USS Theodore Roosevelt CVN 71 (of which he is a Plank Owner) and Fleet Atlantic Deception Group Atlantic. Tom also worked 12 years for The National Park Service at Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, Bushkill, PA.   Tom was a member of Marsch Kellogg American Legion Post # 139, Milford, PA; Eckert Haupt VFW Post 5635, Lackawaxen, PA and was Lackawaxen Township Supervisor.        

The son of the late Anthony and Ellen Marie (Doerpfeld) Cardinale he was born July 21, 1953 in Paterson, NJ. He was married to Gwen Eileen (Worzel) Cardinale.

 Survivors include his wife Gwen; daughter Nicole J. (Cardinale) Harrell and two granddaughters Cherokee and Shae Harrell of Currituck, NC; two sons Sean T. Cardinale and his wife Angela Cardinale, two grandchildren Rocco and Sofia Cardinale of Chesapeake, VA, Joseph D. Cardinale of Chesapeake, VA; two brothers Anthony Cardinale of Dingman Township, PA, Philip Cardinale of Fogelsville, PA; sister-in-law Patricia Worzel of Lackawaxen, PA..

Friends may call at Stroyan Funeral Home, 405 West Harford St., Milford, PA on January 26, 2017 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on January 27, 2017 at 11 AM with Carol Cowan officiating. Burial will follow in Lackawaxen Cemetery, Lackawaxen, PA with military honors.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association (www.heart.org) in honor of Thomas A. Cardinale.




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January 26, 2017
2-4 & 7-9 p.m.

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Stroyan Funeral Home

405 W. Harford Street
Milford, PA 18337
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January 27, 2017
11:00 a.m.

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Stroyan Funeral Home

405 W. Harford Street
Milford, PA 18337
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January 27, 2017

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Lackawaxen Cemetery

Lackawaxen, PA 18435


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