In Memoriam

Thomas Berkey

Mar 31, 2021

Thomas John Berkey, 63, was born on June 18, 1957 in Hayward, CA to Thomas and Elizabeth Berkey. He passed away on March 31, 2021 in Chico, CA. Tom married the love of his life, Connie Berkey on August 27, 2006 in Chico, CA.

Tom was continually active in the 12-step program and helped mentor and touch many people’s lives. He enjoyed fishing, golf, and firearms.

Tom spent many years as a machinist and more recently has worked as an apartment manager.

He is survived by his loving wife Connie Berkey; siblings Celestina, Tamra, Bradley, Guy, Kevin and Joshua; 14 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; and is expecting another great-grandson.

He is predeceased by his parents Thomas and Elizabeth Berkey; daughters Paula Peck and, Gabriella Pierce.

Tom’s memorial service will be held on Friday, April 16, 2021 at Newton-Bracewell Chico Funeral Home at 2:00 p.m. A live stream of the service will be available here on Tom’s obituary page at the time of the service.

Connie asks that everyone share a memory of Tom in the comment section below.