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Thomas McConnell

March 11, 1952 ~ September 20, 2019 (age 67)

Thomas McConnell, 67, of Sandusky passed away Friday, September 20, 2019 at Firelands Regional Medical Center.  He was born March 11, 1952 in Bellevue the son of Archie and Pauline (Shellhammer) McConnell. 

Tom was a 1970 graduate of Bellevue High School.  After graduation he began working for GTE and moved to Ontario, California where he would live and work until retiring in 2001.  After retiring he returned to Sandusky and worked at Walmart from 2003 until 2016.  Tom loved to fish and was an avid Browns, Indians, and Buckeyes fan.

Tom is survived by his lifetime companion of 17 years, Amy Palm of Sandusky; Four Children: Kara McConnell, Chris McConnell, Jacob McConnell, and Josh McConnell; 4 grandchildren: brothers: Robert McConnell, William (Vernanne) McConnell, Kenneth (Lisa) McConnell; and sister, Patricia (Richard) Henney along with numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Tom is preceded in death by his sister, Loretta (Philip) Meacham and sister-in-law, Karlene McConnell.

Friends will be received on Friday, September 27, 2019 from 1 p.m. until a funeral service officiated by Pastor Wally Gilbert begins at 5 p.m. at Foos & Foos Funeral Service, 151 Yorkshire Place, Bellevue.  A time of food and fellowship will follow the service at North Pointe Baptist Church, 3702 Hayes Avenue, Sandusky. 

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