Thomas J. Gawin
Gawin, Thomas J. Found Eternal Peace Sunday, July 8, 2012 at the age of 85. Beloved husband of Vivian (nee Maniscalco) for 59 yrs. Loving father of Marian (Paul) Szymborski, Sandra (William) Cappaert and Laurie Gawin. Dear grandpa of Paul and Michelle Szymborski, and Bryan and Stacy Cappaert. Cherished brother of Barbara Gawin and the late Rev. George Gawin. Further survived by sisters and brother-in-laws, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday, July 12 at 12 PM at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 3722 S. 58th St., with visitation at the Church from 10 AM until the time of Mass. Private interment. Thomas was a US Navy veteran of WWII and a 30-year retiree of Louis Allis Co. Special thanks to the doctors, nurses and staff of St. Luke’s and Kindred Hospitals for their loving care. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the American Diabetes Assoc. are suggested.