Retirees Association

Tommy Roush, 90, Equipment Manager, Athletics

Tommy Roush

Tommy Roush, 90, of Dayton, passed away surrounded by his family on March 3, 2021. He was born March 29, 1930, in Dayton, Ohio.

Tommy was a loving husband, brother, brother-in-law, uncle, and friend. Tommy was a United States Air Force veteran. He was also a member of the American Legion Post 49 in Wilmington, Ohio. He was an avid ice hockey fan, and enjoyed golf and bowling. Tommy is going to be greatly missed by all who knew him.

Tommy was preceded in death by his sister-in-law, Frances McCune-McComas.

Tommy is survived by his wife of 63 years, Virginia "Ginny" Roush; two sisters; several nieces, nephews, and cousins; brother-in-law, David (Donna) McCune; honorary daughter, Lori Van Why; and best friends, Roberta and Ronald Dalhamer.

Tommy will be laid to rest at a later date at Hillsboro Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made in Tommy's honor to the Wright State Athletics Club Scholarship Program.