Loughead, Tom ErnestTom Ernest Loughead, age 86, a Two Rivers resident, died on Monday, May 29, 2017 at the Aurora Medical Center, Two Rivers.Tom was born on May 8, 1931 in Unity, WI, son of the late Thomas and Gladys (Messer) Loughead. On September 1, 1956 he married Janet Graves in Unity, WI. Tom was an active member in Calvary Lutheran Church. He sang in the church choir and participated in other various church groups. Tom enjoyed the beautiful garden he and Jan created with every season's flowers. He also enjoyed collecting and trying recipes from different cultures and was an avid woodworker. He was a veteran of the Korean War.He is survived by his six children: Tom and Flory Loughead, Florida; Gwen (Loughead) Fiecko and Paul Pendergast, St. Nazianz; Fritz Loughead and Renee Kroll, Two Rivers; Raymond Loughead, Aromas, CA; Allen and Betsy (Galbraith) Loughead, Mishicot; Janalee (Loughead) Busick and Mike Busick, De Pere; fifteen grandchildren and seven great grandchildren; one brother and sister-in-law: Jerry and Nancy Loughead, Parksville, British Columbia; one sister and brother-in-law: Ellen (Loughead) and Paul Van Zandt, Leesburg, FL; two sisters-in-law and three brothers-in-law: Sue (Graves) Sautner, Spencer, WI, Patricia (Graves) and Ken Graupner, Beaver Dam, WI, Eldon Bechler, Three Forks, MT, and Fritz and Jane Graves, Ham Lake, MN.He is preceded in death by his wife of 57 years, Janet; an infant son, Kenneth Raymond; his parents Tom and Gladys Loughead; his mother and father in-law, Ken and Bernice Graves; one sister, RaeAnn (Loughead) Bechler; three brothers-in-law: James Sautner, Spencer Graves, and Michael Graves, and one sister-in-law Jean Graves.Funeral services will be held on June 3, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Calvary Lutheran Church, Two Rivers. Officiating at the service will be Rev. Robert Sullivan and Rev. Vicki Fink. Cremation will take place at All-Care Cremation Center, Manitowoc, following the services. Tom's cremated remains will be laid to rest at Knollwood Memorial Gardens, town of Kossuth, at later date. The family will greet relatives and friends on Saturday, June 3, 2017 at Calvary Lutheran Church, Two Rivers, from 10:00 until 10:45 with service to follow at 11:00.Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family by visiting
.The Klein & Stangel Funeral Home, Two Rivers, and All-Care Cremation Center, Manitowoc, is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.The family would like to extend their thanks to Dr. Glen Smith and his staff, the staffs of Northland Lodge, Two Rivers Aurora emergency and Aurora third floor nursing staff for their kindness, care, and compassion they gave to Tom. His life was enriched by each of you.