Obituary photo of Thomas Metcalf, Toledo-Ohio
In Loving Memory of

Thomas Coburn "Tom" Metcalf

1947 - 2017
Obituary photo of Thomas Metcalf, Toledo-Ohio
In Loving Memory of

Thomas Coburn "Tom" Metcalf

1947 - 2017

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Thursday, June 22, 2017 from 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Newcomer - NW Toledo Chapel
4150 W Laskey Road
Toledo, OH  43623
419-473-0300
Service:
Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 5:00pm
Newcomer - NW Toledo Chapel
4150 W Laskey Road
Toledo, OH  43623
419-473-0300
Thomas C. Metcalf

Thomas Coburn Metcalf, age 69, of Toledo, passed away peacefully Thursday May 25, 2017. He was born December 5, 1947 to Coburn and Modelle Metcalf. A bright student and lover of academia he graduated from Rodgers High School in 1965. After attending Purdue University, in 1967 Tom went on to serve in the US Navy during the Vietnam War as a QM3 Navigator. During his time on active duty he sailed on the USS Mullinix DD944 destroyer and the USS Tidewater AD 31. He was released from active duty in April 1970.

Tom lived in West Palm Beach, Florida for a short time before moving back to the area in 1973, to begin working at Jones & Henry Engineers in Toledo. He then graduated from the University of Toledo in 1981 with a degree in Civil engineering. He went on to become a partner with Jones & Henry.

Throughout his life he enjoyed hobbies such as running, reading and do-it-yourself projects around the house. He always had a strong passion for politics and as well as sports, namely his cherished Detroit Red Wings. Tom was a hardworking loving man who was dedicated to his family and professed his faith in Jesus Christ.

He is survived by his loving caretaker and wife of 27 years Janice. He was extremely proud of and had great love for his five children, Brad (Janis) Rutherford, Erin (Rob) Fitzgerald, Jake (Amanda) Metcalf, Amanda (Nathan) Bradish and Sara Metcalf; grandchildren, Brooke, Brynn, Brady and Coburn; sisters, Beverly (Jim) Nelson and Joanne (Larry) Powell.

Arrangements have been made with Newcomer Funeral Home 4150 Laskey Rd Toledo, Ohio 43623 where family will receive friends from 3-5:00 p.m. Thursday June 22, 2017 with a memorial service beginning at 5:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Tom's name to the Vietnam Veterans of America, donations may be made by visiting https://vva.org or by calling 1-800-882-1316

To leave a message for Tom's family please select the "Share Memories" tab above.
Thomas C. Metcalf

Thomas Coburn Metcalf, age 69, of Toledo, passed away peacefully Thursday May 25, 2017. He was born December 5, 1947 to Coburn and Modelle Metcalf. A bright student and lover of academia he graduated from Rodgers High School in 1965. After attending Purdue University, in 1967 Tom went on to serve in the US Navy during the Vietnam War as a QM3 Navigator. During his time on active duty he sailed on the USS Mullinix DD944 destroyer and the USS Tidewater AD 31. He was released from active duty in April 1970.

Tom lived in West Palm Beach, Florida for a short time before moving back to the area in 1973, to begin working at Jones & Henry Engineers in Toledo. He then graduated from the University of Toledo in 1981 with a degree in Civil engineering. He went on to become a partner with Jones & Henry.

Throughout his life he enjoyed hobbies such as running, reading and do-it-yourself projects around the house. He always had a strong passion for politics and as well as sports, namely his cherished Detroit Red Wings. Tom was a hardworking loving man who was dedicated to his family and professed his faith in Jesus Christ.

He is survived by his loving caretaker and wife of 27 years Janice. He was extremely proud of and had great love for his five children, Brad (Janis) Rutherford, Erin (Rob) Fitzgerald, Jake (Amanda) Metcalf, Amanda (Nathan) Bradish and Sara Metcalf; grandchildren, Brooke, Brynn, Brady and Coburn; sisters, Beverly (Jim) Nelson and Joanne (Larry) Powell.

Arrangements have been made with Newcomer Funeral Home 4150 Laskey Rd Toledo, Ohio 43623 where family will receive friends from 3-5:00 p.m. Thursday June 22, 2017 with a memorial service beginning at 5:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Tom's name to the Vietnam Veterans of America, donations may be made by visiting https://vva.org or by calling 1-800-882-1316

To leave a message for Tom's family please select the "Share Memories" tab above.
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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Thursday, June 22, 2017 from 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Newcomer - NW Toledo Chapel
4150 W Laskey Road
Toledo, OH  43623
419-473-0300
Service:
Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 5:00pm
Newcomer - NW Toledo Chapel
4150 W Laskey Road
Toledo, OH  43623
419-473-0300

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