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Thomas Lee Axdorff

December 1, 1939 - June 15, 2014
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Thomas Lee Axdorff, aged 74, passed away Sunday, June 15, 2014 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Thomas was a devoted and loving husband and father. He was known for his kindness and generosity, always ready to lend a helping hand. Tom attended Catholic Central High School and later worked for General Motors retiring after 34 years of dedicated service. Later in life he enjoyed vacationing with family often traveling abroad. He was preceded in death by his sister Sandra Pursley. Surviving Thomas are his wife Suzette Axdorff and the mother of his children Patricia Axdorff. Also surviving are his children Richard, Andy, Diane (Kevin) Spicher, Ken...
Thomas Lee Axdorff, aged 74, passed away Sunday, June 15, 2014 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Thomas was a devoted and loving husband and father. He was known for his kindness and generosity, always ready to lend a helping hand. Tom attended Catholic Central High School and later worked for General Motors retiring after 34 years of dedicated service. Later in life he enjoyed vacationing with family often traveling abroad. He was preceded in death by his sister Sandra Pursley. Surviving Thomas are his wife Suzette Axdorff and the mother of his children Patricia Axdorff. Also surviving are his children Richard, Andy, Diane (Kevin) Spicher, Ken (Leah), Dennis (Elizabeth), Jennifer (Jeff) Rivard, Mike Terpstra, Rob (Diana) Terpstra, and Dan (Michele) Terpstra; grandchildren, Eric, Alex, Joshua, Ashley, Rachael, Tyler, Cassandra, Riley, Keith, Matthew, Avery, Jordan and Lily; great grandchildren, Elizabeth, Madison, Natalie, Eldon, Adam and Cynthia; brother Richard and sister Pat (Ronald) Schumaker; his Mother-in-Law Betty Timmer; Brothers-in-Law Al Pursley, Lance (Diane) Timmer, Bob Timmer; sisters-in-law Michelle (Dan) Benningfield, Terri (John) Mileski and Monique Ciofu. Please join Thomas's family for visitation Thursday, June 19, 2014 from 5-8pm and Funeral Service at 11am on Friday June 20, 2014 at Reyers North Valley Chapel. In lieu of flowers please consider making a memorial contribution to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

"Suzette, I am so sorry to hear about Tom's passing. You and your family have my sincere sympathy and will be in my thoughts and prayers." Marlene

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