Thomas W. McGranor 72, known to many as Big Tom, of McKean, PA passed peacefully on Saturday September 19 2020 at Pittsburgh's UPMC Presbyterian Hospital. He was born in Brookville, PA on November 18 1947, the youngest son of the late John and Martha (Fuller) McGranor.
A 1965 graduate of Erie's Strong Vincent High School, Tom retired after 28 years in the maintenance department of the Millcreek Township School district. Before that he worked many years with his brother at Glenn's Auto Service.
An avid hunter, he spent many hours in the woods of Knoxdale, PA with his brothers, and more recently in Spartansburg, Pa with his son and their friends Steve and Wally (and their families).
In addition to his parents he was proceeded in death by his sister Betty and brothers John, Robert, Paul, Russ, Ken, Glenn, Roy and Harry, and by his oldest daughter Mellissa.
Tom is survived by his loving wife of 44 years Denise (Storoz), His son Tom Jr, his daughter Shelly (Karen) and the "Light of his Life' granddaughter Amber all of Erie, brothers Howard (Jerry), Jim (Pat), several sisters-in-law, two brothers-in-law, many cousins, nieces and nephews.
At Tom's request there will be no viewing or memorials.
Memorials may be directed to the family through the funeral home.
Arrangements entrusted to Davis Cremation & Funeral Services, 2802 Sterrettania Road, Erie, PA 16506.
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