The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

July 9, 2013

Thomas Graybill, 89, Milford, Conn.

The Daily Item

— MILFORD, Conn. — Thomas Graybill, 89, of Milford, beloved husband of the late Jean Felker Graybill, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, July 6, 2013.

Thomas was born May 18, 1924, in Paxtonville, Pa., a son of the late Frank and Amy (Mitchell) Graybill.

Thomas graduated from the University of Pennsylvania and proudly served our country in the Army during World War II.

He worked for IBM for many years and was a long-time parishioner of Mary Taylor United Methodist Church in Milford.

He is survived by two children and their spouses, Frank and Ann Marie Graybill, of Blairstown, N.J., and Carolyn and Randy Thomas, of Trumbull; and four grandchildren, Danielle, Chris, Logan and Lena.

Thomas was preceded in death by his seven older siblings, Vera, Lee, Kathryn, Mary, Robert, Hoyt and Patricia.

A graveside service will take place at 11 a.m. Friday in Paxtonville Cemetery, Paxtonville. The Hummel Funeral Home, Middleburg, Pa., will be in charge of the service.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Mary Taylor United Methodist Church, 168 Broad St., Milford, CT 06460, or the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, 495 Old Conn. Path, Framingham, MA 01701.

The Gregory F. Doyle Funeral Home is in care of arrangements. To leave an online condolence, visit