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Thomas Arthur Campbell - Class Of 1969 VIEW PROFILE

Thomas Arthur Campbell



Thomas Arthur Campbell

Oct. 31, 1949 - Dec. 31, 2015

SOUTH BEND – Tom A. Campbell, 66, passed away at 10:10 AM on Thursday, December 31, 2015 at Kindred Hospital, Mishawaka, IN. Tom was born on October 31, 1949 in South Bend to the late Forest and Ardell (Smith) Campbell.  On June 9, 1973 in Plymouth, IN he married Georgia Unger, who survives him. Tom is also survived by a son, Ryan Campbell; two grandchildren, Isaiah & Julian Keultjes; his brother, James (Janet) Campbell of Michigan City, IN; and nieces and nephews, Terry, Bruce, Billy, Mark, Pat, Heather, Rachel, Marty, Nancy, Eric and Becky.  Preceding Tom in death was an infant son, Todd Louis Campbell; and three sisters, Lois Mead, Vera Wylie, and Virginia Grocke.

Tom was an Army Veteran, proudly serving from 1970 -1971. He worked for many years as a currier in international shipping, finally retiring from DHL. Tom will be remembered as a devoted husband and family man. He loved everything to do with sports and his favorite teams, the Chicago Cubs and the UCLA Bruins. Tom was active in his community as a Little League coach for over 40 years as well as coaching numerous sports for Holy Family and other schools throughout the Michiana area. He was also an animal lover of all animals big and small.

A visitation for Tom will be held at 4-7 PM Monday, January 4, 2015 at Palmer Funeral Home-River Park, 2528 Mishawaka Avenue, South Bend, IN 46615.  Per Tom’s wishes cremation will follow.

Contributions in memory of Tom may be made to Pet Refuge, 4626 S. Burnett Drive, South Bend, IN 46614. Online condolences may be left for the Campbell family at


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