S. Thomas Nevin 12/11/22-12/03/12 Samuel Thomas Nevin, "Tom", 89, of Sarasota, went to be with the Lord December 3, 2012. He was born in Middlefork, Indiana, December 11, 1922, to Bruce R. and Est B. Nevin. While living in Indiana Tom was employed by the Packard Motor Company and owned and operated Nevins Phillips 66 in Hobart Indiana. he and His family moved to Florida in 1963 from Hobart Indiana. Before his retirement Tom worked for the Altman Chevrolet Dealership and later owned and operated Nevin's Auto Repair Service on the South Tamiami Trail in Sarasota Florida. He was a Veteran of the World War and was chosen to travel to Washington DC on the Honor Flight to tour the Veterans' War Memorial in 2009. Tom was a Mason and a member of the Presbyterian Church of the Palms. Tom was preceded in death by his wife, Mira Maxine, "Mickie" of 61 years. Survivors include; son Patrick (Donna) Nevin of Broomfield, Colorado, daughter Cindy (Craig) Merfeld of Charleston, South Carolina; daughter Lorrie (Gregg) Young of Sarasota; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. A Memorial Service will be held on what would have been his 90th Birthday, December 11, 2012 at 10:00 am at the Church of the Palms, 3224 Bee Ridge Road, Sarasota, Florida. Memorial donations may be made to the to the Early Childhood Center at Church of the Palms or
. Arrangements made by Kicliter Funeral Home (www.kicliterfuneralhome.com).
Published in The Bradenton Herald on Dec. 9, 2012