Thomas Charles Sanetrik, Sr. age 71, a resident of Moatsville, WV passed away Thursday January 28, 2021 at his residence after a courageous fight with cancer. Thomas was born November 1, 1949 in Morgantown, WV a son of the late John M. and Anna (Rester) Sanetrik. Thomas was united in marriage April 15, 1972 to his wife of 48 years, Judith (Mercer) Sanetrik who survives at home. Also surviving-
Daughters, Laura Sanetrik and companion Albert Johnson of Bruceton Mills, WV
Marie Post and husband Jason of Augusta, WV
Holly Sanders and husband TJ of Masontown, WV
Son, Thomas C. Sanetrik Jr. and wife Jessica of Moatsville, WV
Five grandchildren, Frank Demasi IV and wife Danielle of Grafton, Nick Demasi of Charlestown, WV, Beth, John, and Thomas Sanetrik of Moatsville, WV
Sisters, Dorothy Murray of Virginia Beach, VA, Irene Papa of St. Albans, WV, Carolyn Pascuzzo of Clarksville, PA, and Pauline Raschella of Los Angeles, CA
Several nieces, nephews, great and great-great nieces and nephews.
Thomas was preceded in death by brother, John T. Sanetrik, sisters, Anna Sanetrik, Helen S. Perry, Martha S. Kelly, and Geraldine S. Lucas.
Thomas retired from Consolidation Coal Company as a roof bolter, he was a loving and loyal husband, father, and pap pap, he enjoyed not only his family, but the outdoors hunting, fishing, and farming were his passions.
Friends will be received at the Wright Funeral Home and Crematory 220 N. Walnut St. Philippi on Tuesday February 2, from 5-8 pm. A prayer service will be held at 7:30 pm. Visitation will resume on Wednesday February 3, from 8-10:30 am. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11am at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church with Rev. Fr. Sebastian as Celebrant. Interment will follow in the Mt. Morris Cemetery. Due to the Governor’s Mandate face masks and social distancing will be required for everyone attending the services.