July 30, 2019 – Beaver Dam, WI – Thomas H. Wilson Sr., 80, of Beaver Dam entered Eternal Peace at Randolph Rehabilitation and Health Center on Thursday July 25, 2019.
Thomas was born on December 19, 1938 to Howard and Anna (nee Sablovitch) Wilson in Milwaukee, Wisconsin where he was raised. He married the love of his life, Helen (nee VanOoyen) on January 11, 1964 in Milwaukee. The couple raised their family there until moving to West Bend in 1979. Thomas worked at Crest Converters until retirement. He enjoyed hunting and fishing in Antigo where they had a cabin. He also enjoyed going to the YMCA in Beaver Dam and going to the casinos.
Survivors of Thomas include his three sons, Thomas Jr. (Wendy) Wilson of Allenton, Rick Wilson of Hustisford, and Brian (Heather Clift) Wilson of Portland, Oregon and three grandchildren, Joshua, Bailey, and LoriJean. He is further survived by his three sisters, Esther, Kathy, and Audrey, many nieces, and nephews, other relatives and friends. Thomas is preceded in death by his wife Helen, his son Terry, Brother Robert, and Sisters Mary Ann, Dorothy (Dodo), Fran, Judy and Annette.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, August 3 at Holy Angels Catholic Church, 138 N. Eighth Avenue, West Bend, WI, with Rev. Howard Haase officiating. A visitation will be held at the church from 9 a.m. until the time of service. Interment to follow at Holy Angels Catholic Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the Beaver Dam YMCA (220 Corporate Drive, Beaver Dam, WI, 53916) or Randolph Rehabilitation and Health Center (502 N High Street, Randolph, WI, 53956)
The family of Thomas would like to thank the staff at Randolph Rehabilitation and Health Center in Randolph, Wisconsin for their loving care of Dad.