Thomas M. Crosley Sr., 64 of Livingston, Illinois passed away at Highland Health Care Center in Highland, Illinois on Monday, March 19, 2018. Born September 11, 1953 in Litchfield, Illinois, he was a son of the late Mr. & Mrs. Thomas A. Crosley. He married Annette Valenti on June 24, 1971 in Union City, TN and she survives. He worked as a coal miner for 13 years. He later became a truck driver for over 20 years, earning the “Driver of the Year” award for his company, and several “Driver of the Month” awards. He was a member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church of Livingston, IL.; a member of the Livingston Volunteer Fire Department for over 25 years. He was the past Secretary of Local Union for Coal Miners; past member of Steelville, IL Jaycees; as well as a past member of the Staunton Area Ambulance Board of Directors.
He is survived by his wife, Annette Crosley of Livingston, IL; 2 daughters, Valeri (Jerry) Vallade of Southgate, MI; and Tricia (Kevin) Carroll of Alhambra, IL; 1 son, Mike (Stephanie) Crosley of Staunton, IL; 5 grandchildren, Alex, Tori, Nick, Luke, and Logan; 1 brother, David (Becky) Crosley of Litchfield, IL; 2 sisters, Patty Wilson of Litchfield, IL and Jane Schoen of Litchfield, IL. Several nieces and nephews also survive. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by 1 sister, Mary Beth Clinton.
Friends may call from 9:30 to 11:30 AM on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at Williamson Funeral Home in Staunton. Funeral services will follow at 11:30 AM at Williamson Funeral Home in Staunton with Rev. Maurice Alms and Rev. Kelly Mitteis officiating. Burial will be held at Spangle Cemetery near Livingston, IL. Memorials are suggested to either Livingston Volunteer Fire Department or to Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Livingston, IL.
Livingston Volunteer Fire Department
422 Nichols St., Livingston IL 62058
Holy Cross Lutheran Church
460 Church St., Livingston IL 62058