|Birth: ||Nov. 14, 1928|
|Death: ||Feb. 17, 2013|
Thomas Earl Isaacs, 84, of Litchfield, died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013 at 3 p.m. in Heritage Health Therapy & Senior Care in Litchfield.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Feb. 20, at 11 a.m. in the Christian Church of Litchfield. Sr. Minister Steve Revisky and the Rev. Jay Johnson, pastor of Union Avenue Christian Church in Litchfield, will officiate. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery in Litchfield. Visitation will be held Tuesday from 4 until 8 p.m. in Plummer Funeral Home in Litchfield.
Mr. Isaacs was born on Nov. 15, 1928 in Hillsboro, a son of Earl and Laura (Jones) Isaacs. He married Shirley Ann Melchert on Apr. 10, 1949, in Hillsboro, and she preceded him in death on Feb. 5, 2001.
Over the years, he was employed by Hillsboro Ice, worked on "The Mary Ellen" towboat, and for Allis Chalmers in Springfield. He also owned and operated Isaacs Lab Stock, Putt-Putt Golf, and Isaacs Green Grocer, all in Litchfield, and was a union representative for U.A.W. Local #1027.
He was a member of the Christian Church of Litchfield.
He is survived by a son, Shawn Patrick Isaacs; four daughters, Kathy Ann (husband Edwin) Hardt of Litchfield, Deborah Ann (husband Mick) Jenkins of Litchfield, Shelly Diane Isaacs Simburger of Mandan, ND, and Shawn Michelle (husband Sonny) Hogue of Litchfield; 19 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Thomas Michael Isaacs, on March 24, 1998; a brother, Billy Isaacs; a sister, Jesse Roper; two granddaughters, Hannah Rose Simburger on Aug. 19, 1994, and Amanda Lauren Simburger in 1993; and one great-grandchild.
THE HILLSBORB JOURNAL-NEWS,FEB.18,2013
Shirley Ann Melchert Isaacs (1930 - 2001)*
Thomas Michael Isaacs (1953 - 1998)*
Created by: Dennis Pearse
Record added: Feb 19, 2013
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