Passed peacefully at Seaforth Long Term Care on June 16, 2021 at the age of 92. Beloved husband of the late Glenora Rawlings (February 2021) for 69 years. Cherished father of David (Eileen) of Ottawa, Barbara (Keith) Robinson of Seaforth, Robert Paul of Collingwood, and Stephen (Iris) of Smiths Falls. Adored grandfather of Nolan, Jaclyn, Alana; Christopher, Jessica, Jared; Abigail, and Samuel and great-grandfather of Avery, Colton, Dashiel, Finley, and R. J. Brother-in-law of Ann Foster. Fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews and his loving daughter-in- law Darlene. Predeceased by his son Stanley (1995) sisters Raylene Lancaster, and Shirley Brydges, brother-in-law Robert Lancaster, and his parents Rose (Sharp) and Stanley Rawlings.
Thomas was an accomplished athlete in his younger years and was known for his hard work ethic, later as an accountant and helper in the community. He served as a faithful Christian elder in the congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses for over fifty years. He was also a loving, kind and gentle man who loved his family, grandchildren and great grandchildren very much.
Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to Haskett Funeral Home, Seaforth (519-527-1390)
Donations to the Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society Worldwide Work through J.W. Org. or P.O. Box 4100, Georgetown, On. L7G 4Y4, would be appreciated by the family.