Thomas Leroy Smith, 76, Prairie Village, Kan., passed away Sunday, June 24, 2018, at his home.
Tom was born in New Brighton, Pennsylvania. He was a 1960 graduate of Beaver High School. He was then married to Linda Faye Gullino in 1962 and had three children, Bret, Terri, and Kristina - and then graduated from California State University, Fullerton with a degree in Computer Science. He enjoyed a lifelong (Love) career at Trans World Airlines which he retired from in 2002. Preceded in death are all three of his children, Bret Smith, Terri Mika, Kristina Reinhart and his grandson, Joshua Smith. Survivors include his wife Linda of 55 years, seven grandchildren and one great grandchild. Tom was always very happy and full of life, he was a professional artist (OZ – ART) who enjoyed traveling the US (all 50 states) and abroad, the KC Royals and the Pittsburgh Steelers; he will be missed deeply.
My best friend at TWA ,Snoqualmie ,Washington
Tom and I emailed occasionally over the many years ..we had great times my prayers with Linda.
Will miss Tom
work ,Kansas City ,Missouri
I worked at TWA for a dozen years in the late 70's and through the 80's. Tipped a few cold ones with him on many occasions. He was a great guy, and everyone's friend. Thoughts and prayers for all his friends and family.