Thomas Zupsic, 76 of Center Township passed away early Wednesday morning, June 6, 2018 at his home surrounded by his loving family.Tom was a lifelong resident of Center Twp. where he was born on February 17, 1942. A son of the late Joseph and Anna Catherine Shetek Zupsic, Tom was a graduate of Monaca High School, class of 1960. Following graduation from high school, he gained employment with LTV Steel (formerly J&L Steel) where he worked for 26 years until the mill closed. Tom was a man with a strong work ethic and not one to sit idle. He and his wife, Carol owned and operated as Zupsic’s Quality Meats. He was well known for his hot sausage and kielbasi. For over 50 years, people traveled from all over to have their deer processed by Tom and Carol. A jack of all trades, he was also a carpenter who built his and both of his daughters’ homes. He was a dedicated member and past president of the Center Township #3 Volunteer Fire Department and managed the hall rental. An avid hunter and fisherman, he was a member of the Aliquippa Bucktails sportsmen club. Of all the things he did, spending time with his grandchildren brought him the most joy.Thomas is survived by his wife, Carol (Wagner) Zupsic, who was devoted to him throughout their 53 years of marriage. They were inseparable in both marriage and business. Two daughters; Christina Kubitza and her husband, Keith and Caren Kovach and her husband, Thomas. Tom was blessed with four beloved grandchildren; Kacie, Jake, Olivia and Ava whom he treasured. Four brothers; Robert (Patty) Zupsic, Joe (Helen) Zupsic, Ed (Ruth) Zupsic and Nick (Sally) Zupsic. Two sisters, Rose Radosh and Joanne (Pat) Pietrandrea, several nieces, nephews and close friends; Sue Baylis, Paul Vukas and Dr. Mike Dragonjac, who were there for him until the end.In addition to his parents, Tom was preceded in death by two brothers; Steven and Ronald Zupsic, and a sister Anna Mae Lavery.Friends will be received on Sunday, June10th from 12:00 to 4:00 and 5:00 to 8:00 pm in the Simpson Funeral & Cremation Services, 1119 Washington Avenue, Monaca, where prayers will be offered on Monday at 9:30 am followed by a Mass of Christian Burial on Monday at 10:00 am at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Monaca. Interment will be in the parish cemetery.To share online condolences, get directions and other information, please visit simpsonfuneralhome.com.