E. Hank Sr.
Published in The Easton
Express Times on February 24, 2012
Thomas E. Hank, Sr.,
81, of Lopatcong Township, NJ, passed away on February 22, 2012 in Easton
Born: February 26, 1930 in Easton, he was a son of the late Earl Hank
and the late Margaret Frawley Hank.
Personal: He celebrated his 57th wedding anniversary on April 24th, 2011
with his wife Della A. Marinelli Hank. He was a personnel manager at Sunoco
Products, Phillipsburg and Pine Brook, NJ locations. He retired in 1985.
He was a graduate of Easton High School, class of 1948 and a former Easton
High athlete, having played football, basketball and baseball. He was
drafted by the Philadelphia Phillies in 1952 and played in their minor
league organization. He was a longtime Lopatcong Township coach, coaching
both baseball and basketball. He was with the US Army during the Korean
Memberships: He was a member of Ss. Philip & James Catholic Church,
Survivors: his wife, Della A. Marinelli Hank; children, Thomas E. Hank
Jr. and his wife Julie of Bethlehem township, PA, Gary t. Hank and his
wife Michelle of Bethlehem township, PA; grandchildren, Amy Eisenhart,
Stephanie Hank, Jeffrey Hank, Cory Hank, and Alec Hank; great-grandchild,
Emma Eisenhart. He was predeceased by brothers, George and Earl Hank.
Services: The funeral will begin at the Finegan Funeral Home, 302 Heckman
St., Phillipsburg, NJ on Monday at 9:15 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian
Burial at Ss. Philip & James Catholic Church at 10 a.m. The interment
will be at Ss. Philip & James Cemetery, Greenwich Township, NJ. Calling
hours will be held on Sunday at the funeral home from 2 to 4 p.m.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Ss. Philip &
James Catholic Church, 430 So. Main Street, Phillipsburg, NJ or Catholic
Charities, 700 Sayre Ave., Phillipsburg, NJ 08865.