Thomas “Tom” Pape, of Grasston, passed away on Saturday, November 28, 2020 at the St. Clare’s Living Community in Mora. He was 67 years old.
MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 15, 2020 at the Akkerman Ingebrand Funeral Home in Mora.
MEMORIAL VISITATION will be held one hour prior to the service on Tuesday.
INURNMENT will be at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Mora.
Thomas “Tom” Fredrick Pape, of Grasston, passed away on Saturday, November 28, 2020 at the St. Clare Living Community in Mora. He was 67 years old.
Tom was born on May 29, 1953 in Minneapolis, MN to Gustave “Gus” and Dorothy (Michalik) Pape. He attended Cooper High School in New Hope. On July 14, 2001, he married Janet Sullivan. They resided in the metro area until they moved to Mora in 2002.
Tom has traveled many roads across U.S. in his 40 plus years as an over the road truck driver. He had to retire in 2016 because of his health. He enjoyed working outside and was always ready to help others in need.
Thomas is preceded in death by his father, Gus Pape; parents in law, Bob and Daryl Sullivan, and his buddy, Goldie.
He is survived by his wife Janet; mother Dorothy; children Tristan Sherman and Lindsey (Nic) Fix; 3 grandchildren; sister Cheryl Koerner; niece Amiee Sweeter; nephew Brian Sweeter; many other relatives and friends.