Tom passed away after a brief illness at EMAC. He was 80 years old.
He leaves behind his beloved wife of 50 years, Ann Elizabeth (Liz). Clayton. He is survived by his stepson Ronald Jeffery Pugh and wife Rhonda of Atlanta, Georgia.;and five grandchildren.
Tom was a graduate of Purdue University with a degree in mechanical engineering. He was an employee of Cooks Pest before retirement.. Tom was a jack of all trades and could build or replace anything at his home. He loved working in the yard. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him, especially his loved ones.
A private ceremony will follow.