Thomas P. Kameen, 77, Clarks Summit passed away Monday, July 11, 2022, after a short illness.
The son of the late William John and Winifred Isabel Kilhullen Kameen, Forest City, and grandson of the late Joseph and Anna Kameen and Timothy and “Mame” Gillespie Kilhullen he was a former member of St. Agnes Church, Forest City,
He was a 1962 graduate of Forest City Regional High School and earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Scranton in 1966, and a master’s degree from Temple University. In the 1970s, he taught Spanish at King’s College, Wilkes-Barre, and the University of Scranton, before becoming a Claims Administrator with the Social Security Administration in Carbondale and Scranton, retiring after 25 years of service
The family wishes to thank Ben and Danielle Arendt, Clarks Summit, who helped provide Tom with a longtime friendship, care and spiritual support.
He is survived by a brother, James J. Kameen, Washington, D.C.; cousins: John P. Kameen, Mary Kameen McElhinney and Tim Kilhullen, Forest City.; and other cousins.
He was predeceased by a brother, Billy, who died in 1953 at age 12, and a brother, Joseph, who died at birth.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday July 23rd at 10:00 am at Our Lady of Snows Church, 301 S. State Street Clarks Summit. Internment St. Agnes Cemetery, Forest City.
Thomas’s care has been entrusted to the care of the Jennings-Calvey Funeral and Cremation Service, Inc., 111 Colburn Avenue, Clarks Summit, PA 18411