At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.
Racine Area Veterans Inc.
820 Main Street
Racine, WI 53403
Life Story / Obituary
Thomas Peter Wiesner, age 65, passed away Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at Rockford Memorial Hospital. Thomas was born in Racine, July 21, 1952, son of the late Paul and Lorraine (Nee:Kothe) Wiesner.
Tom graduated from St. Catherine’s High School, “Class of 1970” and went on to proudly serve in the U.S. Army from 1971-1973. Tom was employed by American Motors Corp and retired from Chrysler Corp in 2000. Tom enjoyed woodworking, fishing, gardening, bowling, the Green Bay Packers, trips to Las Vegas and caring for his beloved cat, Goldie. He will be dearly missed.
Surviving are his sons, Richard (Kara) Wiesner, Andrew Wiesner (Ashleigh Sandbach), Scott (Anna) Wiesner; former wife and mother of his children, Linda Wiesner; grandchildren, Anthony, Helena, Carter, and baby Paul on the way; his siblings, David (Annette) Wiesner, Robert (Deborah) Wiesner, Jane (Robert) Fuls, Joyce (Michael) Obernberger, Joseph (Margaret) Wiesner; nieces, nephews, other relatives and dear friends.
The family would like to give special thanks to Tom's best friend, Richard “Smiley” Sandberg, for his help when Tom needed it most these past few months.
A memorial service will be held Tuesday, April 3, 2018, 11:30 A.M. at the funeral home. Interment with full military honors will take place at Holy Cross Cemetery, Hwy 32. Relatives and friends may meet prior to the service 10:00 A.M. until 11:30 A.M. Memorials to Racine Area Veterans Inc, 820 Main Street, Racine, WI 53403 have been suggested.