Thomas A. "Rookie" Lakes, 67, of 101 S. Seventh St., Lewisburg, passed away Saturday, March 10, 2018, at the Geisinger Medical Center.
A native of Union County, he was born Nov. 22, 1950, in Lewisburg, a son of the late Russell H. and Gladys (McDowell) Lakes.
Tom was a graduate of the Lewisburg High School and had been employed at the Lewisburg Hotel.
Tom was a gifted pool player, enjoyed all sports, and liked to hang out with his friends.
He is survived by one brother and sister-in-law, James and Cheryl Lakes; one sister, Elizabeth DeHart; many nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Kim Long.
Friends and relatives will be received from 11 a.m. to noon Friday at the John H. Shaw III Funeral Home, Market and Eighth streets, Lewisburg, with a period of reflections to follow.
Burial will be in the Lewisburg Cemetery.
Published on March 14, 2018