Thomas Edwin Flynn, 90, passed away on Sunday, March 22, 2020 at the WellSpan Good Samaritan Hospital in Lebanon, PA.

Thomas was a veteran of the US Navy and later worked for the Port of Baltimore, State of Maryland. He was the loving husband of Patricia G. (Kirk) Flynn and beloved brother to Sister Aileen Mary Flynn, R.S.M. He was loved by his sisters-in-law, Barbara Stawinsky and Alberta Mello. He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas Edwin Flynn and Margaret (Lavelle-Ferry) Flynn, his brother, Jeremiah Patrick Flynn, his brother-in-law, Bernard Kirk, and sister-in-law, Virginia Bowman. In addition, Thomas was the much loved uncle of Aileen Mary (Flynn) Macdonald, Mary Jane (Flynn) Gloth, Joseph Patrick Flynn, Beth (Bowman) Polovitch, Chris Mello, Nancy (Mello) Schmidt, Robert Mello, and Bernadette nee Mello, and their families.

Thomas and Patricia were faithful parishioners of Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish in Cornwall, PA. Funeral services will be held privately at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, donations in Thomas’ name to a charity of your choice would be most appreciated. Thompson Funeral Home, Inc. is entrusted with the arrangements. Please share your memories with the family at our online guest book at

Tom was a true Renaissance man and a lifelong learner. The homepage of his tablet read “learn something new,” a testament to his life and a lasting message for us all. He will be dearly missed, most especially by his loving wife of 47 years.