Hessian, Thomas Phillip

Hessian, Thomas Phillip

October 8, 1937 – March 16, 2016
Age 78 of Lakeville, loving husband, father, and grandpa “Pa”, passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, March 16, 2016. Funeral services are Tues., March 22, 2016, at Church of the Risen Savior in Burnsville, Mn. Visitation 9:30 to 11, 11 am mass followed by luncheon. Private interment to follow at later date at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery. He was born in 1937 in Belle Plaine, MN. He graduated high school from Belle Plaine in 1957. Tom served in the Army for 15 months in Korea. He returned home to marry his sweetheart Bunny Edberg. He is survived by his wife, Bunny, 3 children, Jim (Elizabeth), Mark (Delite), Julie (Chad) Eischens; 5 grandchildren, Kelli (and family), Katelyn, Kevin, Jamie, and Tally; siblings JoAnn, Sheila, Mike and Marguerite & families. Preceded in death by parents, Emmett & Oleta, brothers, Msgr. Pat, Robert, and brother-in-law, Pete Kaczynski. Tom was the founder of Tom Hessian Plumbing in Apple Valley. He was loved by many for his quick Irish wit. (Published in the Star Tribune on March 19, 2016)