ANTIGO, Wis. — Thomas Edward Pool, formerly of Antigo, Wis., passed away on Oct. 12, 2020, at ThedaCare in Neenah, at the age of 69.
Tom was born on August 15, 1951, in Antigo to the late Roy and Nellie (Campbell) Pool.
Tom graduated from Antigo High School. He worked as logger and millwright for Boss for the past many years.
Tom enjoyed fishing, grilling, and four wheeling. He enjoyed visiting with friends and family and was always one to make new friends. He treasured walks with his granddaughters. Tom was known for his sense of humor. His greatest treasure was his family.
Tom is survived by a son, Tony (Jackie) Pool of Neenah; sisters, Tomiena (Dale) Erlandson of Antigo, Sandra Gardner of Green Bay, Wis. and Bonnie (Roger) Passow of Minocqua, Wis.; brothers, Bill (Kathy) Pool of Michigan and Jim (Kathy) Pool of Polar, Wis.; sister-in-law, Sheila Pool of Kentucky; granddaughters, Isabelle, Emma, Winnie, and Willow; former wife; Wanda (Messer) Astorina; and special friend, Lois Daleen.
In addition to his parents, Tom was preceded in death by sisters, Evelyn Mortenson and Ethel Kosinski; brothers, Roy Pool and Albert Pool; and brothers-in-law, Jack Mortenson and Edward Kosinski.
A memorial service for Tom will be held on Saturday, Oct. 17, at 11 a.m. at Four Corners Assembly of God with Reverend Marvin Kindle officiating. A visitation will take place today, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Strasser-Roller Funeral Home and again on Saturday at the church from 10 to 11 a.m.
Burial will take place in August at Polar Cemetery.
Strasser-Roller Funeral Home of Antigo is assisting the family. Friends may visit strasserrollerfuneralhome.com to leave online condolences.