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Thomas "Tom" Eugene Weston

April 13, 1953 ~ December 5, 2018 (age 65)

Thomas "Tom"  Eugene Weston, 65, of South Bend, IN passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by loved ones on December 5, 2018.  He was born on April 13, 1953 in Mishawaka, IN to Harold and Vertie (Weaver) Weston.  On August 16, 1975 in South Bend, he married his high school sweetheart, Sharon Laughman, who survives.

Along with his loving wife of forty-three years, Sharon, he is survived by his children, Robert (Jamie) Weston, Stacy (Jeffrey)  Stout, Bradley (Leslie) Weston and Sara (Steve) Reynolds; eight grandchildren, Daykota Weston, Breydan Weston, Brock Weston, Jacob Weston, Ryan Stout, Rachel Stout, Steven Reynolds and James Reynolds; sister, JoAnn (Dempsey) Gross of Edwardsburg, MI; brother, Jerry Weston of Granger and three sisters-in-law, Eileen Weston of Granger, IN, Linda (Larry) Ault of South Bend, IN,  and Pamela (Scott) Hancz of South Bend, IN and many nieces and nephews.   In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Jack and James Weston and two sisters-in-law, Lillie and Linda Weston.

Tom was a lifelong resident.  He graduated from Riley High School in 1972.  Tom retired from AM General in 2004 after thirty-one years of service.   He enjoyed playing cards with family and friends, horseshoes and watching westerns and war movies.   He was an avid Notre Dame fan and a former member of the Thursday Night Mixers bowling league for over twenty-five years. Tom loved spending time with his family and went out of his way to help whenever needed.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, December 10, 2018 at Palmer Funeral Home-Guisinger Chapel, 3718 S. Michigan St. South Bend, IN.  Graveside services and burial will follow at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Osceola, IN.  Friends may visit with the family from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Sunday and one hour prior to the services Monday.

Contributions in memory of Tom may be offered to Hospice Foundation, Center for Hospice Care, 501 Comfort Place, Mishawaka, IN 46545.  Online condolences may be sent to the family at


Donations may be made to:

Hospice Foundation
501 Comfort Place, Mishawaka IN 46545
Tel: 1-800-467-7423

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