October 7, 1946 - April 7, 2016
Thomas “Tom” B. Boosinger, 69, of Urbana passed away Thursday, April 7, 2016 in Hearth and Home of Urbana.
He was born October 7, 1946 in Urbana.
In 1953, Tom attended classes for exceptional children in Springfield and the following year, when Lawnview Classes were set up in Urbana, he attended those as a charter pupil. Years later, when Lawnview Industries was incorporated, Tom became a charter member of the workshop. He enjoyed traveling, wintering in Arcadia, Florida and keeping abreast of the Cincinnati Reds of which Tom was an avid fan. Tom faithfully attended services at the Mechanicsburg Christian Fellowship Church, where he sometimes served as an usher. He was a blessing to his parents, his friends and his co-workers.
He is survived by his mother, Josephine (Clemmons) Boosinger; his aunt, Bette Saulino; his very special friends, John and Leona Kramer and his several cousins.
He is preceded in death by his father, Gale Boosinger; his uncles, G. William, Maurice and E. Merle Clemmons; and his aunt, A. Kathryn Given.
Funeral services to celebrate Tom’s life will be held at 1:00 PM on Monday, April 11, 2016 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana with Pastor Mike Grable officiating. The family will receive friends for 2 hours prior to the service. Burial will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Tremont City.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Lawnview Workshop, 1250 East Route 36, Urbana, Ohio 43078.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.