Thomas Kucharski


Thomas J. "Tom"

Thomas J. "Tom" Kucharski, age 83, of Toledo, passed away Friday, February 8, 2013, at Point Place Care and Rehabilitation Center. He was born on October 30, 1929, in Toledo to Edward and Helen (Golebiewski) Kucharski. Tom was a 1948 graduate of Central Catholic High School and he proudly served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps. He retired from the Toledo Police Department after 30 years of service as a police officer. He was a member of the F.O.P. for over 50 years and was a Grand Knight with the K Of C.

Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife of 58 years, Geraldine M. "Gerie" Kucharski; daughters, Cindy Cowell and Janet (Patrick) McGuire; grandchildren, Chris (Domonique), Corrine, Catherine, Mollie and Finnegan, and great-grandchildren, Trista, Christopher and Elyahna. He was preceded in death by his parents.

The family will receive guests on Saturday, February 16, 2013, from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. at Newcomer Funeral Home, 4150 W. Laskey Rd. (419-473-0300. Memorial Services will begin in the funeral home on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. followed by a Final Salute given by the Toledo Police Department.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Heartland Hospice.

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Published in Toledo Blade on Feb. 10, 2013