Thomas Michael Irmiter, 60, of Pompano Beach, FL passed away on Friday, September 13, 2013 after a long battle with cancer. Thomas was born May 4, 1953 in Chicago, Illinois a son of the late Frank and Irene Irmiter (Broz). Tom served his country with the US Army during the Vietnam War. Tom has been a licensed funeral director since May of 1981. He worked in Chicago until 2004 at which time he moved to Florida to become the Marketing Director of the South Florida Jewish Group. Tom built and flew radio controlled airplanes and helicopters with the Chicagoland Model Air Association for many years and traveled to competitions throughout Illinois. He was an avid boater and fisherman. One of the best times was when he landed a Blue Marlin on vacation in Mexico. Tom always loved warm weather destinations so his move to Florida was ideal, he loved the beach and all activities that go along with it. Tom is survived by four siblings, John Irmiter, Linda (the late Ronald) Sutera, Nancy (the late Charles) Boomer and Frank Irmiter and several nieces and nephews. Tom had many friends he enjoyed spending time with. A Memorial Gathering will be held to celebrate Tom's life on Tuesday, September 17, 2013 from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. with Memorial Services beginning at 6:00 P.M. at Forest Lawn Funeral Home North, 200 West Copans Road, Pompano Beach, FL 33064.