About Us

DeSousa Oil and Service Corp. is a family-owned full-service home heating, plumbing, air conditioning, water treatment business. We deliver quality heating oil, kerosene, propane, on & off-road diesel products at reasonable prices along with reliable service. The current owner is Timothy M. DeSousa (3rd generation owner), which is heavily involved in all aspects of the business. The business was started in 1956 by Martin J. and Tessie DeSousa with one service van and one oil truck. It has grown into a fleet of five delivery trucks, three service vans and one tractor trailer. Patty (Timmy’s wife) runs the office for Timmy, along with an amazing office staff at 502 Delaware Avenue, Palmerton. Everyone that works for DeSousa Oil & Service Corp. is considered family. This truly is a family business!

Service Area

Our service area is within a 15 mile radius of Palmerton. The areas we cover are: Aquashicola, Bowmanstown, East Penn Township, Franklin Township, Kunkletown, Kresgeville, Lehigh Township, Lehighton, Lower Towamensing Township, Palmerton, Parryville, Slatington, Towamensing Township, Walnutport and Weissport.

Our Staff

Timothy M. DeSousa, Owner

Service Technician Manager
Oil Delivery Manager
Transport Driver

David Berger

Oil & Propane Delivery
Service Technician

Michael Shoenberger

Lead Service

Brent Schoenberger

Oil & Propane Delivery
Service Technician

Conway Hughes

Oil Delivery
Service Technician

Patty DeSousa

Office Administrator & Manager
Delivery Dispatch

Amy Strohl

Office Staff
Delivery Dispatch

Stuart Henritzy

Office Staff
Delivery Dispatch

Timmy is certified by the Petroleum Marketers Association of America as Advanced Oil Heat Technicians, holding the PMAA Gold Certification. He is also certified as a Type 1 and Type II refrigerant technician. Timmy has undergone fuel oil storage tank installation and maintenance training by the National Oil Heat Research Alliance (NORA). All full-time members of the staff are Roth Fuel Oil Tank Certified installers and hold Hazmat/First Responder Operations level certification.

Michael is trained as an oil heat technician by the Better Home Heat Council of the Lehigh Valley.

Timmy, David, Brent and Michael are all trained in propane tank installation and delivery.