Tom Bryan Studer


Tom Bryan Studer, 74, of Meadville and a resident of AristaCare at Park Avenue, died Tuesday, July 16th, 2019.

Tom was born November 15, 1944, the son of Carl Studer and Alice Louise Beatty. He was raised by Vernon LeMoyne Wrye and had been married to Debra Reisinger.

Tom was a 1965 graduate of Meadville High School. During his life, Tom was employed at Talon, Channellock, and EmergyCare. He was also a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Meadville.

He was an avid Cleveland Indians fan, a die-hard Republican and enjoyed spending time each year at the Crawford County Fair. Tom loved his daughter and grandsons dearly.

Survivors include his daughter, Merry Holly DeJohn (Jason) of Meadville; two grandsons, Jarrett and Michael John; a sister, Merry Wrye Spivey of Chapel Hill, NC; and several cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents; maternal grandparents, Frank and Gertrude Beatty, Sr.; and two brothers, William L. Wrye and Charles Wrye.

Services will be private.

Interment will be at Greendale Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Merry Holly DeJohn, 21268 Ryan Rd., Meadville, PA 16335.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Robert W. Waid Funeral Home, Inc., 581 Chestnut Street, Meadville where memories and condolences may be shared at
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Dudley A MacLeod
Aug 04, 2019
Tom was a life long friend , he kept his eye on the old neighborhood and the kids in it and where they were and how they were doing. He was a good guy and will be sadly missed. He always called me DO RIGHT.
Cindy DeVore
Jul 20, 2019
Merry, so sorry for your loss. Your Dad loved you. I enjoyed my visits with him. He sure knew a lot of the history of Meadville and it's people.
Dwayne, Kara & Emily
Jul 20, 2019
So very sorry for the loss of your loved one. Prayers are with you.💗🙏
Tina Derby
Jul 18, 2019
My condolences to you and your family
Blake Sanderson
Jul 18, 2019
I remember a lot of good times together - rest in peace!
Debra L Sheatz
Jul 18, 2019
Merry, I remember the day you were born when you held his finger in your little hand you had your Dads heart right then . Always remember you were the light of his life . Love Mom
Shirley Costa Callan
Jul 17, 2019
So very sorry for your loss. Tom's mom rode with my dad to work at Talon. Tom was a very nice man
God bless

Shirley Costa Callan