Gaudette, Thomas Joseph, Saginaw, Michigan

Passed away early Friday, September 7, 2012, at his home. Age 62 years. He was born March 30, 1950, in Saginaw, the son of the late Delores (Allen) and Thomas Joseph Gaudette. He had been employed in construction. He was an avid pool player, winning many trophies. He collected stuffed animals that he won in arcade games. He enjoyed fishing. He had a wonderful sense of humor. Surviving are his life partner, Dee Pepin; their children, Chrissy and Steve Sullivan, Raymond and Laura Pepin, Laura Sauer, Delores Shaltry, Thomas Joseph Gaudette III and his wife Leah, and Tina Pupava. Another daughter, Erma Jean Gaudette, predeceased him. He also leaves many grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, one sister and five half-brothers. Cremation has taken place. Arrangements by W. L. Case & Company Funeral Directors.