Thomas Allen Schlapman, 45, of Lynchburg passed away, Wednesday, November 21, 2012 in Franklin, TN as the result of an accident caused by a drunk driver. He is survived by his wife, Linda Witt Schlapman.
Born in Franklin Ohio, June 19, 1967, he was a son of Donna Schlapman of Forest and the late Larrie Thomas Schlapman. Allen was a Fiscal Analyst with VDOT. He attended Blue Ridge Community Church and was a volunteer with Rush Homes.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his maternal Grandmother, Alice Mominee.
In addition to his wife and mother, Allen is also survived by his beloved daughter and the light of his life, Rachel Allyn Schlapman; one sister, Ann Michele Sveiven and her husband David and their children, Shane, Micah, Caleb and Drew all of Ventura, CA; one brother, Stephen L. Schlapman and his wife Kimberly and their daughter, Daisy Pearl of Brentwood, TN; his father and mother-in-law, Thomas and Jean Witt; two brothers in law, Mark Witt and wife Jackie and their daughter Marcy and Mike Witt and his children Kyndall and Conner and Kristie Witt all of Bedford.
A funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at Whitten Timberlake Chapel with Pastor John Dupin officiating. Interment will follow in Virginia Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Monday, November 26, 2012 at the funeral home.
Those wishing to make memorial contributions are asked to consider Rush Lifetime Homes, P.O. Box 879, Lynchburg, VA 24505.