Cover photo for Thomas Kropa's Obituary
Thomas Kropa Profile Photo
1956 Tom 2024

Thomas Kropa

March 23, 1956 — February 25, 2024

Thomas A. Kropa, 67, of Springville passed away peacefully Sunday, February 25, 2024 in the home he built surrounded by his family. He is survived by his wife of 8 years, Marlene (Shevchuk) Kropa.

Born on March 23, 1956 in Kingston, he is the son of the late William and Naomi (Borove) Kropa.

He graduated from Elk Lake High School in 1974 and went on to further his studies at Penn Tech, graduating in 1976.

He was an avid outdoorsman, he found comfort in the beauty of nature while hunting and fishing. His love for farming and woodworking reflected his appreciation for hard work and craftsmanship.

One of Thomas' proudest accomplishments was his unwavering faith. He found great joy in attending church.

Thomas was known for his strong devotion to his family. His role as a loving husband, a caring father, and a doting grandfather defined him as a true family man. Those who knew him will remember the warmth of his presence and the sincerity of his love.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by daughters, Kristy Buchman and husband James, Samantha Davis and husband Herman; stepdaughter, Stacy Robinson; brothers, Ron and Carl Kropa; grandchildren, Aria, Adalind, Beau Buchman, Brynleigh and Nalani Davis; several nieces.

He is preceded in death by brother, Billy Kropa.

Family and friends are invited to attend Thomas' funeral service which will be held on Thursday, February 29, 2024, at 6:00PM from the Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home, 73 W. Tioga St. Tunkhannock, PA 18657 with Pastor Joe Billingsley presiding.

A viewing will be held from 4:00PM until the time of service on Thursday.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Thomas’ memory to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or Allied Services Hospice Center, 511 Morgan Highway, Scranton, PA 18501.



To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Thomas Kropa, please visit our flower store.
In memory of Thomas Kropa, please consider making a donation to one of the following charities:

Service Schedule

Past Services

Public Viewing

Thursday, February 29, 2024

4:00 - 6:00 pm (Eastern time)

Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home, Inc.

73 West Tioga Street, Tunkhannock, PA 18657

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Thursday, February 29, 2024

6:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home, Inc.

73 West Tioga Street, Tunkhannock, PA 18657

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 2471

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree