Thomas F. Sloate
1930 — 2019
Thomas F. Sloate, of Shepherdstown, WV, and Haven Beach, NJ, was born in Paterson, NJ, on July 16, 1930, and passed away being lovingly cared for by his family and Hospice at Hospice of the Panhandle in Kearneysville, WV, on December 7, 2019. He was the son of Harold and Ariena Berndt, the stepson of Clarence Sloate, and beloved husband of 65 years to Lenore Sloate. He was the devoted father of Pamela Sloate, Malone, NY; Thomas B. Sloate (Alison Urbanek), Kill Devil Hills, NC; and Melinda Schmitt (Jim), Shepherdstown, WV. He is also survived by eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Tom's greatest joy was being surrounded by his family at their summer home on the Jersey...