Services for Thomas Panzke, of Streamwood for 30 years are private.
Thomas is the beloved husband of Janice nee Sutcliffe; loving father of Ross Panzke and Kimberly (Robert) Carlson; cherished grandfather of Ryan, Mitchell and Sam Panzke, Chandler, Kendall and Peyton Carlson; dear brother of Phillip, Kathy, Jimmy and the late Raymond, Marvin, Janet, Russell, Donald, Karen, Rickey and Bobbi; uncle of many nieces and nephews.
Tom served in the US Navy for 4 years. After the navy Tom worked as a body fender mechanic for over 35 years. Tom was married to Janice, the true love of his life for 56 years. He loved fishing with his son and brothers. The love for his family and friends was evident. He took great pride in Ross and Kim and was the best Pop to his 6 grandchildren. Tom was loved by so many and will be greatly missed. The memories he leaves in our hearts will live on forever.
Arrangements by Countryside Funeral Home and Crematory Streamwood/Schaumburg. Information (630) 289-8054.