Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on May 2, 2023 at 68 years of age. Devoted husband of Denise (nee Drouillard) for 26 years. Beloved step-father of Tina Baril (Blaise) and Melissa Thibert (Marc). Proud grandpa of Nolan Thibert and Grace Baril. Dear brother of Michael (the late Clare), David (Jane) and Greg (Rose). Brother-in-law of Diane (Bruce), Judy (the late Gord), Roger (Sandy), Nancy (Dan), Denis (Valerie), Cathy (the late Steven), Sharon (Richard) and Calvin (Nancy). Predeceased by his parents Gerald and Joy Ford. Lifetime friend of Gary and Sherry Newstead. He will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews.
Tom retired after 43 dedicated years of employment from TNT/TST Overland Express where he had many friends. He was an avid sports fan, especially football. Tom was a devoted family man who especially enjoyed his title of grandpa.
Cremation has taken place. Tom's celebration of life and luncheon will take place on Sunday, May 21, 2023 from 12pm - 3pm at the Knights of Columbus – St. Joseph Council #5642 (8965 Malden Rd., LaSalle).