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Thomas P. Meulemans

Thomas P. Meulemans

Thomas P. Meulemans, age 60, of Quincy, died on November 27, 2021 in Blessing Hospital. He was born on July 10, 1961 in Rochester, MN the son of Thomas and Kathryn (Saxton) Meulemans. He married Laurie Bigham and she survives.

Mr. Meulemans worked in retail management for many years. In Quincy, he had been the manager of JC Penneys. Tom was of the Catholic Faith. He enjoyed golf and being out in nature. Above all, though, he enjoyed time spent with family.

In addition to his wife, he is also survived by:
CHILDREN: Tiffany Happel (Christopher) of Warrenton, MO, Matthew Meulemans of Quincy and Samuel Meulemans also of Quincy.
SIBLINGS: Kathy Gitto (Stephen) and James Meulemans (Lesley)
Numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives also survive.

Thomas was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter Naomi Meulemans and a brother Terence Meulemans.

Cremation rites will be accorded. A Celebration of Tom's life will take place at a later date. Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project or to the Service Dogs for Veterans. The Duker & Haugh Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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From:
Pam Redner
Quincy, IL
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So very sorry for your loss Laurie. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
From:
Shawna Booher
Quincy, IL
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So sorry to hear this hugs and prayers to you and your family Laurie
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Penny Berry
Quincy, IL
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I am so sorry for your loss Laurie.😢 Tom was my favorite store manager, and a good friend. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. 🙏🏼♥️
From:
David and Monica Archer
Midland, MI
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Laurie and family, we just wanted to reach out and let you know that you and your family have our heartfelt condolences during this difficult time.
From:
Linda S Turnbeaugh
Quincy, IL
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I am so sorry to hear about Tom. My prayers are with you and the kids, Laurie! I have thought of you guys often. Missed our visits.
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Alice M. Tinklenberg
Gilbertsville, KY
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Thinking of all of you and sending healing prayers in the days ahead. Tom will be missed and will be remembered for his days with JCPenney in Quincy, IL. You will all have a new Guardian Angel to watch over you. Forever and always, from Alice Tinklenberg, shoe dept.
From:
Lisa
Liberty, IL
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Laurie, my thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
From:
Ann Doellman
Quincy, IL
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Sending prayers for strength in your sorrow and joy in all the precious memories of Tom. My deepest sympathies to all of you.
From:
Barbara A Duesterhaus
Quincy, IL
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We are so sorry for your loss. We are thinking of your family and praying! Keep your faith!
Barb Duesterhaus & Family
From:
Diane Kemner
Quincy, IL
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So sorry for your loss Laurie, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
From:
Jody Hopkins
Parkersburg, WV
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So sorry to hear this and your family is in our prayers. Tom and I worked together in Evansville and he became a great friend. He will be missed!
From:
Sam Middendorf
Quincy, IL
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So sorry to hear, Laurie. Thinking about you.
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Duane Holm
Makinen, MN
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laurie, my thoughts and prayers are with you. Tom (Meules) was a good friend! my heart goes out to all who loved him. Tom is in Gods care now and feeling no pain.
From:
Linda Lubbring
Quincy, IL
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So very sorry for your loss of Tom. I worked for him at Penney’s and he was always upbeat and happy and a nice boss. My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family at this very sad and difficult time.
From:
Eric Larsen
Duluth, MN
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I really miss Tom already. Good friends are few and he was a best friend. To Laurie and family-I’m so sorry for your loss. May all the good memories carry you through
From:
Mark Kuyava
Elk River, MN
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I knew Tom from high school. We had a lot of fun with a great group of friends. Sending prayers for strength and joy for all the happy memories of Tom. My deepest sympathies to all of you.
From:
theresa whitfield
quincy, IL
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so sorry to hear of Tom's passing.
I worked with him @ JCP. He talked about his family often. May God be with you Laurie & your family & bring you peace.