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“May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived. ”
1 of 16 | Posted by: Frances Pacic Heath - San Diego, CA

“I'm so sorry for your loss. Your family are in my thoughts and prayers. I know Tom will be missed by so many. ”
2 of 16 | Posted by: Robin Ten Cate - Kalamazoo, MI

“We hold you safe in our hearts at this time of sadness... RIP Tom ”
3 of 16 | Posted by: Carol Fitch - Plainwell, MI

Grandpa Tom & Ari
4 of 16 | Posted by: Hilary Stratton - Grand Rapids, MI

Grandpa Tom & Ari
5 of 16 | Posted by: Hilary Stratton - Grand Rapids, MI

“Barb, I am so sorry to read about Tom..., still as handsome as ever..., your whole family were look alikes but you and Tom had a step up on that...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Patti Steffler Stoyanoff - MI

Doing what he loved!
7 of 16 | Posted by: Mark Olson

Tom was a great fisherman.
8 of 16 | Posted by: Mark Olson

“Tom was a really nice guy and all the Olson's were great for that matter! Talked to mr and mrs at a lot of wmu homecoming games and would catch up...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Frank TIBBITTS

“Dear Olson FamilyWe are Truly Sorry to hear of the passing of Tom. May You find Comfort knowing he is home with Our Lord and With Your Parents and...Read More »
10 of 16 | Posted by: Erin Mulligan Haselton - OR

6 Brothers-  Eddie, Matt, Tom, Bobby, Mark, John
11 of 16 | Posted by: Barbara Olson

Tom, Eric and Eric's son
12 of 16 | Posted by: Barbara Olson

13 of 16 | Posted by: Barbara Olson

Tom and Willis Olson
14 of 16 | Posted by: Barbara Olson

The 1st 7.  Tom on Dad's lap
15 of 16 | Posted by: Barbara Olson

Tom, Matt, Uncle Al, John
16 of 16 | Posted by: Barbara Olson

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Thomas was born on June 4, 1951 and passed away on Sunday, October 6, 2019.

Thomas was a resident of Plainwell, Michigan at the time of passing.

He was a Vietnam veteran serving in the U.S. Army, member of St. Monica Catholic Church, and was a master gardener, enjoyed writing poetry, storytelling, and an avid fisherman.

Friends will be received 1-3 pm Friday October 11, 2019 at Redmond Funeral Home, 4100 S. Westnedge Ave. Kalamazoo, MI 49008 (269) 343-6156 for a gathering and memorial service.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Kalamazoo Nature Center in lieu of flowers.