Horace W. Tomey of Crawfordsville passed away Monday, Dec. 3, 2018 at Franciscan Health. He was 92.
Born March 1, 1926 in Martinsville, he was the son of John William “Bill” Tomey and Laura Ruth Sanders Tomey.
He graduated from Martinsville High School, class of 1944. He married Kathryn L. Nay on Nov. 9, 1947. She survives.
Mr. Tomey was a manager for A&P grocery in Martinsville and Crawfordsville, retiring in 1981. He later sold insurance for American Family and Western-Southern. He was a member of Woodland Heights Christian Church. He liked to garden and grow roses.
Survivors include: wife, Kathryn Tomey of Crawfordsville; daughter, Kathy (Neil) Hubbard of Lake Holiday; daughter-in-law, Cindy Tomey; three grandchildren, Sean (Kristina) Tomey, Kristin (Mike) Vallaly, Kathryn Peachey; seven great-grandchildren; sister, Elizabeth (Allen) Walker of Indianapolis; brothers, Hugh Tomey of Greenwood, Keith Tomey of Florida, Homer (Ann) Tomey of Greenwood; sisters, Linda Barnett of Martinsville, Brenda Warthen of Paragon; brothers, Steve Tomey of Martinsville and Russell (Carolyn) Tomey of Greenwood.
He was preceded in death by a son, Robin Tomey; sister, Mary; and two brothers, David and Herman.
Services are scheduled to be from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 7, 2018 at Burkhart Funeral Home, 201 W. Wabash Avenue, Crawfordsville. Services will begin at 12 p.m., led by Pastor Steve Wilke.
Burial will take place at 3 p.m. Friday at Nebo Memorial Park in Martinsville.
Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 5635 W. 96th Street, Ste. 100, Indianapolis, IN 46278.
Online condolences may be made at www.BurkhartFH.com.