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“He was a friend of mine! ”
1 of 17 | Posted by: Frank Furry - Lim, OH

“My mentor and our friend will be missed. He was smart as a whip on many topics and was passionate about the newspapers he worked at, the people there...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Ray Sullivan - Monument, CO

“god bless your family ”
3 of 17 | Posted by: joseph gentile - colorado springs, CO

“I'm so sorry to hear of Tom's passing and send my deepest regrets to his family.....I spent my first 13 years in journalism working with him at the...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Chris Guagenti Christensen - CA

“Hundreds of us are grateful for Tom's guidance and are saddened to learn of his passing. Heartfelt condolences to his family.Ron Varland ”
5 of 17 | Posted by: Ron Varland - Lima, OH

“Our thoughts and prayers are being sent for Uncle Tom and the Mullen family. We are so sorry to hear this sad news. Such a brilliant man and I know...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Susan Bonanno - Carmel, IN

“To the Mullen Family: I am very sorry for your loss. Tom was the best boss I ever had, I have missed him the past 12 years. He was a mix of so...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Dan Dueber - Colorado Springs, CO

“We remember Tom with great fondness,from the time we worked at The News. He was a mentor to Carole and got her started on a career in newspaper...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: Mike & Carole Philipps - OH

“Please accept our condolences on the loss of your loved one. May you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends. Psalms...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: TB

“I have great memories of my years at The Lima News, first in sports and later as news editor with Tom as my boss. We were great friends for many...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Bertrand (Randy) Macpherson - OH

“Vicky, Shelly, Molly... hugs to you and your family. ”
11 of 17 | Posted by: Michelle Beckmann - CO

“I'm keeping Vicky, Molly & Shelly and their families in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Tom was whip-smart, considerate, a...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: Brett Shingledecker - Lima, OH

“Vicky was so Sorry to hear about Tom, said a few prayer for him. May he rest in peacePhyllis Wagner ”
13 of 17 | Posted by: Phyllis Wagner - Lima, OH

“My heartfelt condolences to the Mullen family on Tom's passing. I have good memories of Tom's time as Publisher of the Lima News and my time as...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: Bruce Oppernan - Lima, OH

“Tom took a chance on me hiring me as a reporter at The Lima News in 1967. It turned my life around. He became not the best boss ever, but a mentor. I...Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

“Our thoughts and prayers are with Tom's entire family. He was my former boss -- a tenacious newspaper man -- and someone you looked up to and admired...Read More »
16 of 17 | Posted by: Paul Smith - Haymarket, VA

“I just adored my Uncle Tom. He was one of the rocks of our family. We all relied on Uncle Tom for is wisdom, stability and humor. You always knew you...Read More »
17 of 17 | Posted by: Kelly Schreckengast - IN

Thomas was born on October 9, 1939 and passed away on Saturday, September 9, 2017.

Thomas was a resident of Colorado at the time of passing.

A 1957 graduate of Lima Senior High School, Tom attended The Ohio State University and the University of Cincinnati.

A private memorial service will be held for the family.