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Thomas J. Reed

Born: Tue., Dec. 30, 1958
Died: Mon., Nov. 4, 2019

Graveside Service

1:00 PM Fri., Nov. 15, 2019
Location: Western Montana State Veterans Cemetery

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Stevensville - Thomas J. Reed, 60, passed away Monday, November 4, 2019 from cancer at his home in Stevensville . He was born December 30, 1958 in Missoula to Evelyn and Wilbur Reed. He was raised in Missoula and graduated from Sentinel High School in 1977. He then attended the Helena Vocational School and received his A & P certification. Thomas married Lynne Kelley in July of 1982. He owned Big Sky Aircraft Services for 7 years before selling the business to Choice Aviation in Hamilton, where he was then employed. Thomas enjoyed many different interests which included gun collecting, Stephen King books collecting, kayaking, but most of all, he loved spending time with his family. He was preceded in death by his father and grandparents. He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Lynne of Stevensville; daughters, Gabrielle (Zach) and Jacqualine (Louis), all of Missoula; his mother, Evenly Fehr of Missoula; a brother, Howard of Texas; sisters, Lori of Maryland and Debbie of Missoula; step-siblings, Jeff, Wayne, Julie, all of Missoula and Susan of South Dakota. A graveside service will be held on Friday, November 15 at 1:00 P.M. at the Western Montana State Veterans Cemetery. The family suggests memorial donations may be made in Thomas’s name to the American Cancer Society.

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Nate Wilburn
   Posted Sun November 10, 2019
Tom, you were an excellent friend, more akin to a brother and a mentor. You are now and always will be missed. Prayers and positive thoughts for Lynne and their daughters and for Tom's entire family during this sad time.

Gary and Anne Morrison
   Posted Sun November 10, 2019
Very sorry for your loss Lynn. Our prayers are for you and your family.

Jeanne Griffes-Koepplin
   Posted Sun November 10, 2019
The Tommy I knew, was always real and not afraid to be his authentic self. He was kind and honest. Our neighborhood was a better place because he lived in it.

   Posted Mon November 11, 2019
Sorry to hear about you losing Tom. My prayers are with you and the girls.

stan fullerton
   Posted Sat November 16, 2019
Howard & family, sorry for loss---remember your brother well from S.O. days---always smile on face. Stan Fullerton

Ron Garlick
   Posted Sun November 17, 2019
Tom , you were a good man and an asset to anyone you worked for and helped.
Going to be a loss to so many.
Bless you.

Lynn he was an expert in his field and did everything with pride.
Our best to you and your family.

Ron and Joyce .

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