Thomas E. Dalton
Oct. 23, 1940 - June 24, 2014
MORRISON, Ill. — Thomas E. Dalton, 73, of Morrison, IL, died Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at home.
Memorial services are at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 28, 2014 at Bethesda Lutheran Church, Morrison, IL, with Pastor Bob Burton, Pastor at Bethesda Lutheran Church, Morrison, IL, officiating. Visitation will be from 12:00 p.m. until the time of the service Saturday, June 28, 2014 at the Bethesda Lutheran Church, Morrison, IL. Cremation rites have been accorded. The Morrison chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Bethesda Lutheran Church, Morrison, IL/Relay for Life – American Cancer Society/Gaffey Hospice
Tom was born October 23, 1940, in Montello, WI, to Eugene Wesley and (Nellie) Blanche (Harris) Dalton. He was educated in Montello, WI.
He was first married to Carole Tomlinson in 1962 in Morrison, IL; she died in 1966. They had one son, Jeffrey Dalton.
Tom later married Andrea Gail McDougall on October 7, 1967, in Morrison, IL; she survives.
Tom was a veteran of the U. S. Navy, serving during the Korean War. He was employed as a truck driver for Dohrn Transfer, Rock Falls, IL, retiring in 2005. Tom was a member of the Bethesda Lutheran Church, Morrison, IL
Survivors include his wife Andrea; one daughter, Jennifer (Noah) Chambers, Morrison, IL; one son, Jeffrey (Lisa) Dalton, Erie, IL; five grandchildren, Amanda Dalton, Hillary Dalton, Dalton Gray, Allyson Gray, Leslie Chambers; one great-granddaughter, Aubry Smith; six sisters, Dorothy Koch, Baraboo, WI, Betty Hayes, Portage, WI, June (Vern) Morgan, Fond Du Lac, WI, Virginia Eiberg, Wauwatosa, WI, Nancy (Irvin) Shurpit, Neshkoro, WI, Barbara (Paul) Pfeiffer, Montello, WI; two brothers, Robert (JoAnn) Dalton, Neenah, WI, Jack Dalton, Zion, IL.
He was preceded in death by his parents; first wife Carole; one sister, Judy Dalton; and one brother, Donald Dalton.
Death date: June 24, 2014