News and Tribune

October 11, 2013

Thomas Summitt Jr., 73; Clarksville

— Funeral Mass for Thomas Summitt Jr., 73, Clarksville, will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 14, at St. Anthony Catholic Church, Clarksville, with burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery, New Albany. He died Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, at the Hosparus Inpatient Care Unit in Louisville.

 He was born Jan. 14, 1940, in Louisville, to his late parents Thomas Sr. and Peggy Mauck Summitt. He retired from United Catalysts Inc. and was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church, the Moose Lodge and the Optimist Club. He had a great love for music and singing and was a former member of the Tren-Dells.

Survivors include a daughter, Tammy Sutter and her husband, Gary; grandsons, David Sutter and Jason Sutter; brother, Bill Summitt; sisters, Chlora Shawver, and Linda Testa and her husband, Dan; and companion, Jeanette Stargel.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Ann Summitt, grandson, John Sutter, and brother, David Summitt.   

Visitation will be from noon to 6 p.m. Sunday at Kraft Funeral Service, Spring Street Chapel, New Albany.

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