Thomas Kulp

Obituary of Thomas H. Kulp

Thomas H. Kulp Thomas H. Kulp of Lower Makefield Township, PA died on Monday January 13, 2020 at Fox Subacute at Warrington. He was 80. Born in Hempstead, NY, son of the late Herbert L. and Julia Huebener Kulp Clayton, he resided in Lower Makefield Township, PA for 43 years, until recently moving to Ann's Choice. Tom was a three sport athlete at South Side High School in Long Island and a Member of its Athletic Hall of Fame. After completing his first year of college, Tom served two years in the US Army as an MP. He returned to Bucknell University, where he was a member of and served as President of Theta Chi Fraternity and as President of Bucknell's Inter Fraternity Council. Tom was an independent life insurance broker for his entire career in Bucks County. He was very active in community service organizations. Tom was a member and past President of the Washington Crossing Rotary Club. He wasMember of the Kiwanis Club and the Lower Makefield Junior Chamber of Commerce and a past President. Tom is survived by his wife, Barbara Taeffner Kulp; two daughters and a son-in-law, Alison Kulp Holsman of Yardley, PA, and Elizabeth and Sean McGarrigle of Horsham, PA; brother, Richard Kulp of Massapequa Park, NY; sister, Janet Haberstock of Poughkeepsie, NY; sister-in-law, Marjorie Clayton; brother-in-law, James Pain; six grandchildren, Tyler, Jack and Trey Holsman, and Sarah, Rylee, and Meghan McGarrigle, and a large extended family of nieces, nephews, and cousins. He was the step son of the late Ronald W. Clayton; brother of the late Ronald W. Clayton, Jr., Gail Pain, and William Clayton, and brother-in-law of the late Paul Haberstock. Funeral services will be at 11:30am Saturday January 18th at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 47 W. Afton Avenue, Yardley, PA. Friends may call from 5pm to 8pm Friday at the FitzGerald-Sommer Funeral Home, 17 S. Delaware Avenue (River Road), Yardley. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Parkinson's Foundation (

Visitation at Funeral Home

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday, January 17, 2020
FitzGerald-Sommer Funeral Home
17 S. Delaware Avenue
Yardley, Pennsylvania, United States

Funeral Service

11:30 am
Saturday, January 18, 2020
St. Andrew's Episcopal Church
47 West Afton Avenue
Yardley, Pennsylvania, United States
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