PANKOWICZ, Thomas W., 68, passed away Saturday, July 21, 2018 at Hebert Health & Rehabilitation Center in Smithfield.
Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Walter and Olga F. (Kawa) Pankowicz.
Thomas was a US Navy Seabee and veteran of the Vietnam Era. He was also a social member of the Korean War Veterans Association.
He is survived by two daughters, Joyce M. Pankowicz of Washington, D.C. and Janelle M. Pankowicz of New Orleans; a sister, Paula Defalco and her husband Stephen of Coventry; a brother, Peter Pankowicz of Coventry and two granddaughters, Lily Reynolds and Susan Barker of New Orleans. He was the brother of the late Stanley Pankowicz.
His funeral will be held on Thursday, July 26, 2018 at 9:30 am from the HENAULT-GALLOGLY Funeral Home, 5 Eddy St., West Warwick, followed by a Service at 10:30 am. Interment with military honors will follow in St. Mary Cemetery, West Warwick. Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday, July 24, 2018 from 5:00-8:00 pm.