Thomas Mead, Jr.
unknown - October 7, 2013
Thomas E. Mead, Jr., 62, of Main St., Phoenix, N.Y., passed away at his home on Monday Oct. 7, 2013. Born in Seneca Falls, NY to his late parents, Fern Mary (Rosecrans) and Thomas E. Mead, Sr. on Nov. 12, 1950. A graduate of Seneca Falls High School and a graduate of Finger Lakes Community College. He was a U.S. Army veteran from 1970-72, serving in Vietnam.
Tom was a former employee of Gypsum Express, Ltd., Baldwinsville as a dispatcher. He was a member of the Syracuse Drum & Bugle Corps, where he played the drums. He was predeceased by his brother, John M. Mead.
Surviving are his loving wife of 30 years, Laura L. (Clayton) Mead; two daughters, Kristin (Jair) Green, and Helen Mead; two step-sons, Joseph (Kimberly) Edick, and Noah (Summer) Edick; eight grandchildren, Suzanna, Emilee, Orin, Jospeh, Gracie, Liam, Grayson, and Jeremiah; five Mead brothers and their spouses, James (Holly), Michael (Sherry), Craig (Harriet), David (Linda), Larry (Ruth); three sisters, Jane Rossman, Gail Mead, and Susan (Steve) Hazard; several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Services are at the convenience of the family. Contributions may be made to: Friends of Oswego County Hospice, P.O. Box 102, Oswego, NY 13126. Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, Phoenix, has charge of arrangements.