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In Memory of
Thomas J. Emmert
September 20, 1932 - November 3, 2018

Visitation:
Friday November 16 from 5-7 p.m.

Service:
Saturday November 17 at 10:30 at St. Paul Catholic Church

Thomas J. Emmert, 86, of Westerville OH, passed away Saturday, November 3, 2018 at home. Tom was born in Zanesville, Ohio on September 20, 1932 to Edward and Adelaide Emmert. Graduated from St. Thomas High School in Zanesville. Tom was a veteran of the Marine Corp. serving from 1951-54. Preceded in death by parents and brother, Edward Emmert. Surviving family includes his wife of 61 years, Carolyn "Sue" Emmert; children, Lisa (Dick) Basye, of Florida, Scott (Heather) of Lancaster, Blaine of Sunbury and Chad of Marysville; 11 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren; brothers, John (Ingrid), Jerry (Judy), Barney, David (Jean), Larry (Linda) and sister-in-law, Doris. Tom was an active member of St. Paul Catholic Church in Westerville serving as a Lector, Lay Minister, Sacristan and usher for over 50 years. He was also a member of The Knights of Columbus. Friends may call at the MORELAND FUNERAL HOME 55, E. Schrock Road, Westerville Friday, November 16th from 5-7 p.m.. A Memorial Mass will be held Saturday, November 17th at 10:30 a.m. at St. Paul Catholic Church 313 N. State St. Westerville, Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Adu Addai, celebrant.

Condolences

Janet Campbell

Nov 13, 2018

Very sorry to hear of Uncle Tom's passing. You are all in my prayers. My children and their families send their condolences as well. Janet (Ed's daughter)

 

Rob Emmert

Nov 13, 2018

My heartfelt and deepest of condolences to the Emmert Clan. I have the fondest of childhood memories surrounding many trips out to Ohio to spend with extended family. It was always with grace and humor everyone regarded the large crew of children who gathered for mischief and adventure. Mostly under the watchful (and slightly more permissive eye) of aunts and uncles at Granpa's. All of life's greatest memories are achieved alongside our loved ones, so it is with sorrow as well. In this time of loss may memories of a man known for equal parts humor and humility give you comfort. Uncle Tom, his wife Sue, Sons and daughter, all of his brothers, wives and children are remarkable people. People who I am grateful to call family. In this time of grief and loss, you are missed, you are loved and you are not alone. Thinking of you all, Robin (John and Ingrid's son)

 

Karen Power (Emmert)

Nov 14, 2018

So very sorry to hear of uncle Tom's passing. He was a good man and I have many fond memories. The one thing that stands out is how very much he loved his family, and how happy he was to marry his high school sweetheart. God bless you. You are in our prayers. Karen, Larry, Chris, Mark Power