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“I was so shocked to hear of Tommy's passing...yesterday! If I had known sooner, I certainly would've been there to show my support for Tommy and his...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Brent Quinn - Leesburg, VA

“So sorry for your loss ”
2 of 10 | Posted by: Ernie Haas - Partlow, VA - Friend

“I first met Tommy 5 years ago while he was a project manager for Evergreene Homes. We quickly became friends and we always enjoyed having a...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Michael Cain - Woodbridge, VA

“I worked with Tom Deakins while he was a Construction Manager at Evergreene and he was truly one of the really good guys in this industry. Always...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Doug Amrhein - Gainesville, VA

“I worked with Tommy at The Hylton Group. He was a good friend and always looking out for his fellow employee. He will be greatly missed - Rest In...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Michele Seitz - Stafford, VA

“The passing of my beloved kid brother ,Tommy , has left an unfillable void in my heart. He was a special friend and confidant throughout my life...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Raymond Deakins - Castleton, VA

“The passing of my beloved kid brother ,Tommy , has left an unfillable void in my heart. He was a special friend and confidant throughout my life...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Raymond Deakins - Rock Mills,, VA

“i love you and will miss you ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: Jaidyn Bell - Bowie, MD - Family

“Sorry For Your Loss!Jesus Loves Me! ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Thomas & Libby Widgeon

“He truly was a great person and friend when our children were growing up. ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Gary and Jan Mancinelli - Tacoma, WA


Thomas Patrick Deakins, 63, passed away Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018. Thomas "Tommy" Deakins was born October 22nd, 1954 in Washington D.C. to Ellsworth Irving Deakins and Frances Rita Deakins (née Byrnes).

Tommy was a master carpenter and renowned project manager who spent over forty years in the construction industry overseeing the completion of countless homes throughout Northern Virginia.

In his spare time, Tommy was an avid relic hunter unearthing thousands of Civil War-era artifacts throughout the Mid-Atlantic region with the help of his son, Thomas. His finds were featured in multiple publications, including American Digger.

Tommy was a devoted, generous father. A devout Catholic, he leaves behind two sons, Thomas and Matthew; a daughter-in-law, Sharon; and a grandson, Justin. He is survived by two brothers, Raymond and James; and two sisters, Sisi and Peggy.

A viewing will be held Sunday, May 6th from 2-5 p.m. at the Storke Funeral Home Nash & Slaw Chapel in King George, VA. Family and friends are invited to share in the remembrance of Tommy's life. A service will be held the following day at 11 a.m. in St. Anthony's Catholic Church in King George, Virginia.

Condolences may be left for the family at www.storkefuneralhome.com.