Obituaries » Anthony 'Tony' Tabit
May 18, 2021
Anthony “Tony” Tabit
May 18, 2021
Anthony “Tony” Tabit, 57, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away on Tuesday, May 18, 2021, at Birchwood Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center, Nanticoke, after a lengthy illness.
Tony was born in Wilkes-Barre, the son of the late Leo and Lorraine Price Tabit. He was a 1982 graduate of G.A.R. Memorial High School. Tony was also a graduate of the Antonelli Institute of Photography, Philadelphia.
Tony was an avid fan of both the Raiders and the Eagles. He enjoyed trips to Atlantic City.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Katherine Olson Tabit.
Surviving are his daughter, Toni Elizabeth Elick; sister, Janet Mihal and her husband, Tom, Wilkes-Barre; nephew, Joshua Mihal; niece, Morgan Mihal; and several cousins.
Tony’s sister, Janet, would like to thank the nurses and staff at Birchwood Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center for their wonderful care. A special thank you to Tony’s good friend, Danny Kratz, who did so much for him over the years.
Funeral services will be held on Monday at 6 PM from the Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home, 89 Park Avenue, Wilkes-Barre. Pastor Chester Dudick will officiate. Private interment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Hanover Township.
Family and friends may call from 4-6 pm on Monday at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made by visiting Tony’s obituary at www.natandgawlas.com.