Thomas V. “Tom” Fildes
Thomas passed away unexpectedly at his home on September 26, 2017 at the age of 62. He was born May 12, 1955 in Canton to the late Maurice “Joe” and Gladys (Roll) Fildes. Tom was a long-time resident of Canton and a graduate of Lincoln High School class of 1973. He worked for Detroit Diesel for 23 years.
In addition to his parents, Tom is preceded in death by brothers, Maurice “Joe” Fildes and Rollin “Ron” Fildes; sisters, Evelyn (Fildes) Oyster and Barbara (Fildes) McNamar and his daughter, Taunya Fildes.
He is survived by his wife of 42 years of marriage, Mary Fildes and his children David (Monica) McCray, Jason (Rebecca) Fildes, Kevin (Jessica) Fildes, Melissa Fildes and her partner Cathy McIntosh, Julie (Adam) Makowski and Emily (Troy) Harp; sisters, Maryann (Rick) Lenard and Carol (Patrick) Packer; nine grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
In keeping with his wishes, no public services are planned. The family would like to invite friends to join them in a small gathering as they celebrate Tom’s life on Sunday, October 1st starting at from 2 :00 pm at 2901 17th St NW Apt 101 in Canton, Ohio 44708. Condolences and special memories can be shared with the family at www.heritagecremationsociety.com.
Heritage Cremation Society