Lichtenwald, Thomas Henry, Midland, Michigan

Passed away Saturday, June 16, 2012, due to injuries received in an accident. Age 50 years. The son of Victor and Doris (Meyer) Lichtenwald was born June 17, 1961 in Saginaw, Michigan. He married Kathryn Sue Zessin, November 23, 1985. She survives him. He was a licensed Emergency Medical Technician and was self-employed as a contractor. He was of the Lutheran Faith and enjoyed fishing, bowling, camping with his family and was interested in forensics. Surviving besides his wife, Kathryn are three children, Jennifer Giles and her husband, Chuck; Samantha Lichtenwald and Bailey Lichtenwald; four grandchildren, Angelina, Damien, Lillian and Violet; a brother and his wife, Timothy and Kathy Lichtenwald; his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Howard and Jean Zessin; several sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews and other relatives. An aunt, Lorraine (Tiny) Miller has predeceased him. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held on Monday, June 25, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Peace Lutheran Church, 3427 Adams St. at Mackinaw Road, Saginaw. Rev. C. William Weiss will officiate. Friends may call at the Church from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the memorial service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the Central Michigan University, Beaver Island Biological Research Station, research fund.