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Thomas Joseph Felmlee, 52

Thomas Joseph Felmlee, 52, of Rochester, Minn., passed away on Sunday, Oct. 13.

Tom was born Feb. 5, 1961, in Red Wing, Minn., to Donald and Mary (Pfarr) Felmlee. He was a graduate of Red Wing Central High School and St. Cloud State University.

On Sept. 28, 1991, Tom married Terri Allen at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Pine Island. Tom worked as a Health Care Analyst at Mayo Clinic. He was a member of the Red Wing Knights of Columbus and was an early board member of Shjon Podein Children's Foundation.

Tom spent a lot of his time coaching for Matt's wrestling, baseball, and soccer teams as part of the Rochester Youth Association, as well as cheering on Sarah in her gymnastics. He enjoyed watching and playing sports. Tom took great pride in helping others which is why he was an organ donor. Above all, he loved spending time making memories with his family.

Tom is survived by his wife, Terri; daughter, Sarah (Travers); son, Matthew; grandson, Messaiah; parents, Donald and Mary Felmlee; brothers, Michael (Jane) Felmlee, Joel Felmlee; sisters, Michelle (Art) Weisen and Donna (Dan) Devine. Tom is also survived by his mother-in-law, Carol (Wes) Moreland; sister-in-law, Patty (Scott) Maxson; brothers-in-law, David Allen, Larry Allen, Scott (Rhonda) Allen; nieces, Megan and Abby Devine, Lauren Felmlee, Trista (Aeisso) Schrage, Ashley (Zeb) Schutz, Shawna (Jon) Stussy, Jodie Greenwood; nephews, Joseph, John, Steve, Ben, Jeff and Charlie Felmlee, Ian Hotchkiss, Darren Maxson, Scott Greenwood, Michael Allen; and a host of other family and friends.

Tom was preceded in death by his father-in-law, Richard Allen.

A memorial service will be held 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct.17, at Ranfranz and Vine Funeral Homes, 5421 Royal Place NW., Rochester, MN 55901. Visitation will be held 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, at the funeral home. Father Thomas Loomis will be officiating with inurnment at Oakwood Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Shjon Podein Children's Foundation, Team 25, P.O. Box 6482, Rochester, MN 55903, or to Brains Together For A Cure, P.O. Box 8353, Rochester, MN 55903.

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