Rev. Thomas N. England


Rev. Thomas Neal England, 83, went home to be with the Lord Monday, March 13, 2023, at his residence. He was born July 22, 1939, in Chillicothe to the late Lawrence N. and Martha Ranck England. He was a 1957 graduate of Chillicothe High School. He received his Bachelor of Arts from Otterbein College and received a Master’s degree in Divinity and Theology from the United Theological Seminary. He was a member of Central Trinity United Methodist Church. Tom was a magician, and often performed magic tricks for the kids at church. He loved golfing, camping, hiking, playing cards, and most importantly his family. He was the associate Pastor at Central Trinity United Methodist Church for 22 years and Chaplain at Genesis for 25 years.

Surviving is his wife of 64 years, Judy Cottrill England; three children: Thomas Neal (Beverly) England II of Chicago, IL, Tammy Lynn (Mark) Allen of Terre Haute, OH and Shawn Douglas England of Wheelersburg, OH; 12 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a granddaughter Nichole Allen and great granddaughter Aubri Schlauch.

Memorial contributions may be made to Genesis Hospice and Palliative Care, 713 Forest Avenue, Zanesville, OH 43701 or Central Trinity United Methodist Church, 62 South Seventh Street, Zanesville, OH 43701.

Calling hours will be from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8PM Thursday, March 16, at THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME 1150 WEST MILITARY ROAD ZANESVILLE.  Funeral services will be at 10AM Friday, March 17, at Central Trinity United Methodist Church, 62 South Seventh Street, Zanesville, with Rev. Mark Chow officiating. Burial will follow at Grandview Cemetery in Chillicothe.

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