LaPlante, Thomas Jr. "T.J." Age 46 of Union, New Jersey (formerly from Minnesota) passed away 11-16-09. Survived by wife, CathyAnn; son, Colton; daughter, Cierra; parents, Tom and Barb; brothers, Jim and Kevin (Michelle); mother-in-law, Ann Burke; brother-in-law, Tom Burke Jr. (Rachel); many other aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews and friends. Preceded in death by Tom Burke Sr. and grandparents. Memorial service at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, 7025 Halifax Avenue North, Brooklyn Center, MN on December 4th at 11 AM. Visitation 1 hour prior to service. Memorials preferred for the Colton and Cierra College Fund: c/o Jeanette at Northeast Bank, 200 Coon Rapids Blvd, Coon Rapids, MN 55433.
Published in Star Tribune on Nov. 29, 2009.