Thomas Franklyn Bean, 81, of Payette, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, March 10th at the First Christian Church, 180 NW 1st St., Ontario with Rev. Frank Moloney officiating. Cremation is under the direction of Shaffer-Jensen Memory Chapel, Payette. Condolences may be made to Thomas' family at www.shaffer-jensenchapel.com.
Thomas entered this world Oct. 8, 1930 in Warren, MT to parents Maynard Solomon, Jr. and Anna Caroline (Darrow) Bean, and left us on Feb. 22, 2012.
Thomas is survived by his wife, Kristine; children, Sheryl Shields, Mike Bean (Jan), Diana Jimenez (Chris), and Ron Bean (Roberta); sisters, Sharon Reinhardt and Tanya Kerner; grandchildren, Christopher, Kevin, Brandi, and Larissa; and great grandchildren, Elaine, Karman, Tyler, and Makylie.
His parents and six brothers, Lee, Carroll, Owen, Vernon, Richard, and Ernie preceded him in death.
Per his request, no flowers, in lieu of flowers, please make donations to St. Jude's Children's Foundation.