- April 17, 2017
- Fort Wayne, Indiana
of Thomas' Passing
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“So sorry for your loss. He was a great man. Sending prayers.
1 of 12 | Posted by: John Little
“We love you Mike, Carissa and kids! Our hearts are with you while you say good-bye and reminesce your father and grandfather Smith. From Cindy,...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Cynthia Hesser Martin - MO
“Rest in peace, Tom. You were certainly blessed with a wonderful family.
3 of 12 | Posted by: Bill Freygang - Maryland Heights, MO
“It's hard for me to put into words what Tom meant to me so I'm not going to try. He and those closest to him know. He will be sorely missed but I...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Mike Hudelson - Miami, FL
“I will miss and love you forever!
5 of 12 | Posted by: Julie Connor - Ft. Wayne, IN
“Marty, Kids and Grandkids, You were loving and devoted to Tom, and Tom was loving and devoted to you. He always had a smile for everyone. His sense...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Julie Hanchar - Fort Wayne, IN
“A great man, a great father and an awesome grandfather. So many good times and memories that I will always cherish and remember. From the poolside...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Matt Connor - Ft Wayne, IN
“hey favorite brother -in-law , Uyou never met a stranger, your laugh was contagious, you were a great story teller and even greater listener. you...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: mary little - huntington, IN
“John grew up next door to Tom in Decatur, In and included me in the friendship when John and I married in 1957, and became a foursome when Tom and...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: John & Betsy Hammond - Friend
“With deepest Sympathy. Your friend Kevin Gwozdz
10 of 12 | Posted by: Kevin Gwozdz - fort wayne, IN
“It was an absolute honor to be his daughter! Dad knew how to love so big. He never disconnected from a hug first and always put his family above all...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Kathy Profit - Fort Wayne, IN
“I was at Marty and Tom's wedding 40 years ago. Just out of Marines with my high and tight and my white leisure suit. Uncle Tom said you look like...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Ralph Trentadue - Spring, TX
Thomas C. Smith Jr., passed away Monday, April 17, 2017. He was born in Decatur, IN, son of the late Thomas and Mildred Smith. Thomas attended Purdue University, and graduated with a Bachelor's degree. After graduation, he served in the US Army. He went on to become a Sales Agent, and worked with Allstate Insurance for 20 years, and then opened his own company, Smith Insurance, retiring in 2006. He was also a member of the John Purdue Club. Tom always had season tickets to the Purdue games. He and his family enjoyed going to the games and tailgating, making memories to last a lifetime. In his spare time, he enjoyed golfing, and loved spending time with his wife, children, grandchildren, and his Beagles. Surviving are his wife of 40 years, Martha Smith; children, Tom Smith III, Patrick Smith, Sarah (Joe) Webb, Mike (Carissa) Smith, Kathleen (Trent) Profit, Pam (Lee) Lepley, and Julia (Matt) Connor; 18 grandchildren; and sisters, Mary Thaman, and Ann (Sam) Trentadue. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11AM on Monday, April 24, 2017 at St. Therese Catholic Church 2304 Lower Huntington Road, Fort Wayne, IN, with calling 1 hour prior. Visitation will be from 2-6PM on Sunday, April 23, 2017 at D.O. McComb & Sons Covington Knolls 8325 Covington Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46804. Burial will take place in the Catholic Cemetery Roanoke, IN. Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Therese Catholic Church or the Alzheimer's Association alz.org.