Thomas Hancock, 56, of Danville PA went home to be with his Lord on
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 in Danville. PA. He was born January 11, 1961
in Ashland PA, the son of the late John Patrick Hancock and Gertrude Marie
Petruskevich Hancock of Mount Carmel PA.
graduated from Mt. Carmel Area High School in 1979 and received his
bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Bloomsburg University in
was married for 14 years to Lisa Bausch Hancock. They were married July 5,
the owner and plant manager of Pro-Corr, Inc. in Coal Township PA since
1993. He was self-employed as a Certified Personal Trainer for Know Kontrol
in Danville PA for several years.
was a member of First Baptist Church Danville PA where he served on the
Board of Trustees, as an usher and enjoyed helping with Vacation Bible
was a devoted husband and father. His quiet selflessness, dignity and
servant heart will be missed greatly, as he holds a special place in the
hearts of so many. John was dedicated to hard work and enjoyed hunting in
his spare time. His greatest joy in life was spending time with his family
whom he adored.
addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters; Kristi Marie Betz and
her fiancé, Ryan Joline of Nescopeck PA and Sarah Mae Hancock, at home.
Also surviving are three sisters; Joyce Hasuga and her husband Thomas of
Excelsior PA; Diane Graff and her husband, Bruce of Kulpmont PA and Phyllis
Hile and her husband Steven of Shamokin PA. His mother-in-law and
father-in-law, William and Joan Atherholt Bausch of Washingtonville PA also
survive him as well as his brother-in-law Kurt Bausch and his wife Denise of
Suffolk VA. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews and
great-nieces and great-nephews
Services will be
private and at the convenience of the family. Memorial contributions may be
made to the American Heart Association online at
www.heart.org or 5455 N. High Street Columbus OH 43214 or the Danville
SPCA 2801 Bloom Road Danville PA 17821.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 42 West
Mahoning Street Danville PA.