Thomas J. Tucker

Thomas Jay Tucker, 69, of Britton and Punta Gorda, Fla., went to heaven on May 12, 2019.

Tom was born in Tecumseh on August 10, 1949, to Elwood and Dorothy (Hoagland) Tucker. Tom was married to Diana (Schroeder). They enjoyed 51 years together. 

He graduated from Britton High School in 1968. 

Tom retired from Georgia Pacific and was employed at Walmart in Punta Gorda and Saline.  He was a member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church. He was also involved in Boy Scouts, FFA, 4-H, Ridgeway Twp. Fire Dept. and was a board member of the Lazy Lagoon HOA. Farming was his lifelong passion.

Tom is survived by his wife Diana; children, Bradley (Kathleen), Eric (Ryan Larson) and Michelle Tucker; grandchildren, Andrew, Gaige, Marley and Owen; his father, Elwood, and sister Tamara (Sam) Holt.

Tom is preceded in death by his mother Dorothy.

Visitation will be held Saturday, June 15, at 10 a.m., with service to begin at 11 a.m. at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 9950 Ridge Hwy., Britton, Mich.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to Ridgeway Twp. Fire Dept. or Lazy Lagoon Beautification.


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