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Thomas J. Howell

Thomas J. Howell, 77, of Cecil, passed away Saturday, January 11, 2014 at his residence.  

Tom was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana on June 22, 1936 the son of the late Joseph & Ruth (Whippert) Howell.

He worked at Schwerman Trucking & also farmed. He always enjoyed his time away camping  & fishing at Morrison Lake.  

On July 6, 1957 he married Barbara Glass.

He will be sadly missed by his wife, Barbara; children, Karen (John) Baldwin of Cecil, Amy (Mark) Rager of Paulding & Brock (Shelly) of Cecil; grandchildren, Jeremy, Gina, Kevin, Jr., Shanna, Justin, Skylar, Connor & Kaylin; great grandchildren, A.J., Cameron, Colton, Summer, Brooke, Joey, Henry & Roman.  

His son, Kevin, preceded him in death in 1999.

His service is at 11 am on Wednesday, January 15th, with viewing one hour prior to the service at Dooley Funeral Home, Antwerp, where viewing is also Tuesday, 2-4 & 6-8 pm.

He will be laid to rest at Rochester Cemetery.

Memorials are to Cecil Fire Department.

Condolences and fond memories may be shared at www.dooleyfuneralhome.com  

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Guestbook

Barb,Karen,Amy,Brock and families...  we are so sorry to hear of Tom's passing.  He was very proud of you all, especially his grandchildren.  We have many memories and fun times at Waffle Farm.  We are sorry we are out of town and couldn't be there.  God Bless..

Bill and Barb Tunison Jan 14 2014 12:00 AM

Karen, I am so sorry for your loss.  You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Shirley Bowers Jan 14 2014 12:00 AM

Aunt Barb, Judy, Amy and Brock
Im sorry to hear that Uncle Tom died. Know that I'm thinking about you guys.
Angie (Mike's daughter)

Angie Glass Bergman Jan 14 2014 12:00 AM

Aunt Barb, Karen, Amy and Brock
Im sorry to hear that Uncle Tom died. Know that I'm thinking about you guys.
Angie (Mike's daughter)

Angie Glass Bergman Jan 14 2014 12:00 AM

Dear Barb, Brock, Shelly, and family- we are so saddened to hear of Tom's passing.  Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Rick and Maurine Weis and family Jan 14 2014 12:00 AM

you have our condolences.very sorry to hear  the news of tom  .god bless

sheila and hacker combs and charlie ricky mcguire Jan 13 2014 12:00 AM

Your family is in our thoughts and prayers!

Steve & Nancy Derck Jan 13 2014 12:00 AM

Karen and John and family:  Bennett and I are so sorry about the death of your father.  It is heart wrenching and hurts all the way to the toes.  We wish we could be there in person for you.  Let the Lord surround you with His love and comfort during this time and the days to come.  We will get together soon and have a crying and hug fest.  Love you both!

Kim Roessner Jan 13 2014 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for your loss. May God comfort you with your memories as you take this journey.  Prayers are lifted for all. God bless.

~al!ce gerber Jan 12 2014 12:00 AM

Dear Barbara, Amy and others.....we were saddened to learn of your Husband and Father's death.  May God comfort you at this difficult time.   With our sympathy, Jim and Vicki Hooker

Jim and Vicki Hooker Jan 12 2014 12:00 AM