Thomas J. Colwell

YOUNGSTOWN – Thomas J. Colwell, 68, died on Thursday, March 13, 2014, at Salem Community Hospital.

He was born Sept. 8, 1945, in Ashtabula, the son of William and Ruth Patterson Colwell.

Mr. Colwell was a forklift operator at General Motors Corp., Lordstown, and attended First Federated Church in North Jackson.

Survivors include his children, Elizabeth Neeley and William Colwell, both of Youngstown, and his sister, Molly Colwell of Texas.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Cheryl J. Colwell.

Friends may call from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at Lane Family Funeral Homes in Austintown. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. March 25 at the church.