Thomas C. Colegrove, 82, of Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas, passed away Wednesday, October 11th, 2017.
He was born in Columbus, Ohio on December 23, 1934, son of the late Ethel (Barber) and Lester Earl Colegrove. Thomas spent his life as a loving son, brother, husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. He served our country as a reserve in the United States Navy and worked as a sales representative for over 30 years for Moore Business Forms in Columbus, Ohio.
Tom was united in marriage to Suzanne J. Neeb on January 30, 1955 in Columbus, Ohio. He was a member of Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church in Horseshoe Bend, Kiwanis Club of Horseshoe Bend, Masonic Lodge of Ohio, board member of the Bank of North Arkansas, long time member of the American Trap Shooting Association and Turkey Mountain Men's Golf Association.
Tom got tremendous enjoyment coaching youth baseball and basketball in his younger years. Hobbies included fishing, boating, golf and trapshooting. Tom was an avid Ohio State Buckeye and Wisconsin Badger fan.
Tom is survived by his wife, Suzanne Colegrove of Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas; sons, Michael K. Colegrove and significant other, Kelly Gardner of Scottsdale, Arizona and Mitchell A. Colegrove and wife Susan of Germantown, Wisconsin; five grandchildren, Collin Colegrove, Morgan Colegrove, Andrew Colegrove, Alexander Colegrove and Tyler Colegrove and one great grandchild Raelynn Weinkowski and niece Roberta Bierman.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Lester and Ethel Colegrove; sister, Maxine Born and brother, Robert Colegrove.
Memorial service will be held Saturday, November 11, 2017 beginning at 11:00 A.M. at Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church with Pastor Tews officiating.
Memorials may be sent to Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, 508 Profession Drive, Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas 72512.
Arrangements entrusted to Doty Family Funeral & Memorial Service of Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas.