Thomas James Crowe, 51, died January 20, 2011, after a courageous battle with cancer with his family by his side at his home in Tampa, Fla.
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Thomas Crowe was born October 18, 1959 in Monroe, the youngest of three children born to William and Bonnie Jean Crowe. He attended Baker High School in Louisiana. He also held an electronics vocational degree.
Tommy will forever be remembered by his beloved wife of 23 years Julia Crowe and treasured daughters, Jessica Weintraub and Jenalisa Crowe, adored grandchildren Hannah, Juliana, and Hazelyn will never forget him.
Mr. Crowe is further survived by his loving parents William M. Crowe and Bonnie Jean Crowe, devoted brother Mike Crowe, and cherished sister Jeanne Obedzinski.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents Mr. and Mrs. M.M Crowe and Mr. and Mrs. Oral Ginn.
As a good ole' southern gentleman he was always there for a friend in need day or night. He immensely enjoyed being outdoors and had a passion for creative hands on projects, especially woodwork. His fondest memories were hunting and being among nature at his father's hunting camp.
Tommy touched the lives of many people with his big heart and generosity.
His wife and family would like to express endless gratitude for the exceptional care given by his attending cancer doctor, Dr. Miranda of Florida Cancer Institute.
Friends and family are invited to attend a viewing/visitation from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, January 25 at Blount & Curry Funeral Home Oldsmar/West Hillsborough Chapel, 6802 Silvermill Drive Tampa 33635.
Funeral Service to be held at noon Wednesday, January 26 at Tampa Shores Baptist Church, 8307 Double Branch Road, Tampa, Fla. 33635. Interment will immediately follow at Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park, 2853 Sunset Point Road, Clearwater, Fla. 33759.
In Lieu of flowers donations may be made to the college education funds set up for his grandchildren by Jeanne Obedzinski. As his grandchildren were nearest and dearest to his great big heart!
Published in Bastrop Daily Enterprise from Jan. 26 to Jan. 30, 2011