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Thomas Joseph Valencich

May 25, 1948 ~ August 22, 2017 (age 69)

Thomas Joseph Valencich age 69, of Raisin Township passed away August 22, 2017.  Tom was born May 25, 1948 in Ann Arbor, Michigan the son of Joseph and Naomi (Gidley) Valencich.  On  September 29, 1973 he married Carol Jordan and she survives.  He was a graduate of Chelsea High School and worked for Ford Motor Company in Saline for 32 years.  He was a Sprint Car Racing enthusiast.  In addition to his wife, Carol, Tom is survived by his children, Phillip J. Valencich and Jennifer (Timothy) Valencich-Mannor; grandchildren Tyler and Tatum Mannor; sisters, Marlene Wisner and Mary Jo Weeks and several nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Linda and Josephine and brother, Peter.  Funeral services will be 10:00 A. M. Saturday, August 26. 2017 at J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home, Tecumseh with Rev. Earl Brown officiating.  Visitation will be 2 - 4 and 6 - 8 P. M. Friday August 25, 2017 at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Lenawee Hills Memorial Gardens, Tecumseh.  Condolences to the family may be made online at www.pursefuneralhome.com


 Service Information

Visitation
Friday
August 25, 2017

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home
210 W. Pottawatamie St
Tecumseh, MI 49286

Visitation
Friday
August 25, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home
210 W. Pottawatamie St
Tecumseh, MI 49286

Funeral Service
Saturday
August 26, 2017

10:00 AM
J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home
210 W. Pottawatamie St
Tecumseh, MI 49286

Burial to Follow
Saturday
August 26, 2017

11:00 AM
Lenawee County Memorial Gardens
1188 E. M-50
Tecumseh, MI 49286


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