|(Sunday - December
13, 2020) - Thomas C. Schewe, age 78, of Iron Mountain, passed away on
Wednesday, December 9, at his home.
Thomas was born February 17,
1942, in Alma, Michigan, son of the late Edward and Jesse (Osborn)
Schewe. He graduated school from Ottoawa Hills in Grand Rapids,
Michigan, then went on to receive his bachelor's degree in business as
well as an Associate's Degree in Electric Power Technology, both from
Ferris State University in Big Rapids, Michigan. Thomas proudly served
in the United States Air Force from 1961 until his honorable discharge
in 1965. He married Diane Sapp on December 17, 1966. He worked in
electrical sales for Champion Company.
Tom loved to hunt and
fish. He looked forward to South Dakota pheasant hunting trips every
year with family and close friends.
Survivors include his loving
wife of 53 years, Diane Schewe; one daughter, Ellery (Brad) Kassin of
Iron Mountain; two sons, Paul Schewe and Clinton (Mariah) Schewe;
grandchildren, John Schewe, Chelsea Schewe, Logan Schewe, Kennedy (Rimick)
Cain, Karsyn Schewe, Kooper Schewe, Nolen Kassin, and Wyatt Kassin and
by many friends and extended family.
In accordance with Thomas'
wishes, private family services will be held.
You may leave a
condolence or tribute for Thomas' family online at:
The family has chosen the Jacobs Funeral Home and Cremation Services
of Iron Mountain to honor Thomas' legacy of life.