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1607 East Perkins Avenue
Sandusky, OH 44870
Phone: 419-626-3632
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Thomas E. Schoewe

Thomas E. Schoewe, 59, residing in Toledo and formerly of Sandusky, passed away early Friday morning, February 12, 2021 in Santa Rosa Beach, FL from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.

Tom was born on March 28, 1961 in Sandusky, OH to the late Richard Owen and Nancy Ruth (Fleming) Schoewe.

Tom graduated from Sandusky High School in 1979, where he played and lettered in varsity golf and baseball. He was also a graduate of the Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center of Toledo, OH on June 17, 2019. Tom was employed at Operational Support Services in Findlay, OH.

Tom loved all sports, but the Yankees were his favorite team of all time. He visited New York, a town he loved and visited both the Yankees new and old stadiums. He was an avid golfer and found Mills Creek Golf Course to be a place dear to his heart. He would come home from Toledo and just hangout at the club house. Tom's biggest joy was his great nephew, Brock. He attended Brock's football, basketball and baseball games. He was Brock's #1 fan.

Tom is survived by his sister, Kathy H. "Shae" Brophy of Sandusky; brother, Jeffrey L. Schoewe of Sandusky; niece, Veronica (Nathan) Parker of Castalia; great nephews, Brock and Isaak Parker and Travis Stigall all of Castalia; special cousin and friend, Greg Avery and special friend, Cheryl Bahnsen of Sandusky.

In addition to his parents, Tom is preceded in death by his paternal and maternal grandparents, and his brother-in-law, John R. Brophy.

Friends may call on Monday, February 22, 2021 from 4:00 pm until the time of funeral services at 6:00 pm at Groff Funeral Homes & Crematory, 1607 E Perkins Ave, Sandusky. Pastor Wally Gilbert will officiate. Burial will be held at a later date in Castalia Cemetery, Castalia.

In lieu of flowers those wishing to contribute to Tom's memory may do so to the Salvation Army ARC, 131 Belmont Ave., Toledo, OH 43604.

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