Thomas Detore

January 13, 1953 - November 29, 2019
Thomas Detore

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Thomas Paul Detore died unexpectedly Friday November 29, 2019 at East Liverpool City Hospital.
Tom was born in East Liverpool on January 13, 1953 a son of the late Santo and Alice (Staherek) Detore. He graduated from Beaver Area High School class of 1971 and was working as the property manager of Suburban Terrace.
Tom was a very kind and generous person. He was always willing to be a handyman to anyone that asked for his help. His life centered around his family and friends.
Tom is survived by a son: Thomas “TJ” Detore of East Liverpool; three daughters: Annette Marie McKinney (Robert) of Richwood WV, Jennifer Rose Detore of East Liverpool and Amanda Jo Detore and her Fiancé Juston Smith of Beaver Falls PA; two brothers: Santo Detore (Martha) of Beaver and Camillo Detore (Patricia) of Beaver; four sisters: Thelma Highberger (Paul) of Greensburg PA, Rose Petrella of Enon Valley, Anita Leffler (Daniel) of Negley and Maryann Martin (Mike) of Portmouth VA; seven grandchildren: Joseph, Adam, Jacob, Leah, David, Corral, Kiley and three great grandchildren: Lettie, Melody and Alexander.
A memorial service will be held at the Christian Life Tabernacle Church on Bradshaw Ave in East Liverpool on Tuesday December 3, 2019 at 2pm with Pastor George White officiating.
The family will be present to receive friends at the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Home Calcutta Chapel on Monday December 2, 2019 from 2-4 and 6-8pm.
Family and friend may view this obituary and leave online condolences by visiting or by visiting the funeral homes Facebook page.


Tuesday, December 3, 2019
2:00 PM

Christian Life Tabernacle Church - Directions
Bradshaw Ave.
East Liverpool, OH 43920


Monday, December 2, 2019
2:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes Calcutta Chapel - Directions
15872 St. Clair Avenue
Calcutta, Ohio 43920

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  • November 30, 2019
    Bill & Kathy Wickline lit a candle:
    Lit since November 30, 2019 at 11:10:00 PM

  • November 30, 2019
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  • December 01, 2019
    Rob & Joni David says:
    Tom was such an amazing man. Our whole community will truly miss him.

  • December 01, 2019
    Fran Stinelli says:
    Our dear Tom, he will be missed and this community will mourn his untimely passing. If ever a great man has a special place in heaven, it’s our Tom. Hopefully he’ll have handyman chores up there because he loved helping others. Rest In Peace my special friend

  • December 02, 2019
    Terry J McClelland says:
    Tom was always helping those of us that live in suburban terrace. He was kind and never short of a smile or laugh to make Life better for all circumstances. Thoughts and prayers for his family in this time of sorrow.