Thomas Claude Kolb, 63, of Westfield, Tioga County, PA passed away peacefully on June 1, 2023 at
the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Sondi (Godshall) Kolb.
Born on November 9, 1959 in Pottstown, he was the son of the late Claude B. and June (Bardsley) Kolb. Tom was a 1977 graduate of Perkiomen Valley High School.
Tom was a dedicated Mason, first joining the Phoenix Lodge #75 in 1982 at the age of 23, and served
as Worshipful Master in 1987. After moving to Tioga County he joined Cowanesque Lodge # 351 in
2013, and served a Worshipful Master in 2016. At the time of his death, he was serving as Secretary.
Tom was an avid outdoorsman and hunter, passing along his passions to his children. He was a
member of the Hill Riders Four Wheeler Club in Tioga County and enjoyed riding with his wife and
friends. He was a great friend, community member and loved by so many. Tom would light up any
room with his singing and dancing.
In addition to his wife of almost 24 years, he is survived by his children: Adam T. Kolb (Jessica);
Bradley D. Kolb (Melissa); Alicia L. Galvan (Joel); Monique L. Weibel; sisters: Kathy K. Petrauskas
(Michael); Faith Kolb and 5 grandchildren.
Relatives and friends are invited to his Masonic Funeral Service on Saturday June 10, 2023 at 2pm at
Perkiomen Lodge #595, 440 Adams St., Red Hill. PA. A visitation and light reception with the family
will follow the service. Arrangements are made by Mann-Slonaker Funeral Home, East Greenville,
A Celebration of Life for Tioga County friends and family of Tom and Sondi will be held at The Knoxville Deerfield Fire Hall, 107 Case St., Knoxville, PA 16928 (Tioga County) on Saturday, June 17, 2023 at 2 PM.