Thomas Barron

Obituary of Thomas James Barron

Age 95, Tom died on October 18, surrounded by his family. He was predeceased by his loving wife of 64 years, Beverly; son James; and siblings Dan, Jan, and Joyce (Bill) Linn.

A founding member of Resurrection, St. Thomas, and St. Martha’s parishes, Tom was a family man and a much-loved uncle and grandfather.  A decorated WWII veteran, he is survived by his children, Pat, Mike (Teresa), Thomas D, and Kathy (Dean), and his grandchildren, Joshua and Katelyn.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:00 AM on Thursday, October 25, at St. Martha’s Catholic Church, Okemos.  The family will receive friends beginning at 10:00 AM at the church.  Memorial contributions may be made to St. Martha’s.  Friends may visit the guestbook at