Thomas Earl Isaacs,
age 80 of Valparaiso, passed away Sunday, October 22, 2017, at Porter
Regional Hospital in Valparaiso.
He was born
February 26, 1937, in Gary, Indiana, the son of Marion and Olive (Leonard)
Surviving are his
two sons, Craig (Mary) Isaacs, of Valparaiso, and Scott (Karen) Isaacs, of
Toms River, N.J., a sister Barbara Tull, of Florida, and his brother-in-law
Larry Wesley, of Porter, IN. He was also the proud grandfather of Oliver,
Emily and Matthew.
His parents and a
sister, Phyllis Wesley, also preceded him in death.
Tom was a US Army
Veteran of the Korean Conflict and a plumber-pipefitter, a member of Local
#210. He was also a member of Ducks Unlimited. He was a Hot Rod Enthusiast
and loved hunting and fishing. An avid duck hunter, he, made yearly trips to
Kansas. He also enjoyed gambling, taking cruises and loved his garden,
sharing his produce with everyone.
Visitation will be
held Friday, October 27, 2017, 4-8 p.m., at Bartholomew Funeral Home, 102
Monroe St., Valparaiso.
will be held Saturday, October 28, 2017, at 10:00 a.m., at Bartholomew
Funeral Home. Burial will be in Kimball Cemetery, Valparaiso.
In lieu of flowers,
memorials can be made to Ducks Unlimited in Tomís name.