Thomas E. Huff(1931 - 2012)

Thomas E. Huff, age 81, of Versailles, passed away Wednesday, December 19, 2012, at his home. He was born October 6, 1931, in Boonville, Missouri, a son of the late Calvin T and Mary Melvina Debo Huff.
On October 20, 1957, in Boonville, he was united in marriage to LeAnn Thomas, who survives at their home.
Tom was a United States Army veteran having served in the Korean Conflict.
He was a mechanic for MODOT for 32 years until his retirement in 1992.
Tom was a member of the American Legion Post 104 in Versailles and the Morgan County Amateur Radio Club.
His favorite hobby was Ham Radio. He served as the Amateur Radio Emergency Coordinator. He also enjoyed riding his moped around town.
In addition to his wife LeAnn, he is survived by his daughters, Joy Huff and Jenny Roberson and husband Davey both of Versailles; three grandchildren, Cooper Roberson, Jakob Roberson and Mason Roberson; brother, Don Huff and wife Tina of Marshall, Missouri; sister, Doris Vail and husband Don J. of Kansas City, Kansas; and many other relatives and friends. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Bill Huff and an infant brother Robert Huff.
Graveside services and interment with full military honors was held Saturday, December 22, in the Versailles Cemetery with Chaplain Randall Bunch officiating. Memorial contributions are suggested to SSM Hospice. Expressions of sympathy may be left online at Arrangements are under the direction and care of the Kidwell-Garber Funeral Home of Versailles.

Published in Boonville Daily News from Dec. 24, 2012 to Jan. 3, 2013