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Thomas J. Fenske - Class Of 1969 VIEW PROFILE


Thomas J. Fenske

Dec. 28, 1950 - Mar. 14, 2015

Thomas J. Fenske Dec. 28, 1950 - Mar. 14, 2015 PLYMOUTH - Thomas J. Fenske, 64, of Plymouth, IN, passed away at 1:03 p.m. Saturday, March 14, 2015, at Memorial Hospital, South Bend.

He was born on December 28, 1950, in Neenah, WI, to the late Harry V. and Doris A. (Nemitz) Fenske. On September 21, 2002, in South Bend, IN, he was united in marriage to the former Laurie M. Bradburn.

Mr. Fenske is survived by his wife, Laurie M. Fenske; daughter, Jillian (Stephen) Boerstler of Indianapolis, IN; two stepsons, Jason Dunbar and Joshua Dunbar; grandson, Hunter Dunbar; sister, Susan Szczechow-ski, and nephew, Eric Szczechowski, both of South Bend, IN.

Mr. Fenske moved to Plymouth, IN, in 2002 and worked as a drafting engineer. He loved all kinds of cars, especially racing cars and motorcycles. He enjoyed firearms where he was a instructor for the Marshall County 4-H and a 4-H sports instructor. He was a giving man and continued to give the gift of life as an organ donor.

Family services will be held at a later date. Palmer Funeral Home-Lakeville and Southlawn Cremation Services, South Bend, is assisting the family. Contributions in memory of Thomas J. Fenske may be offered to the Midwest Old English Sheepdog Rescue, 10308 Little Circle, Bloomington, MN 55437, or Online condolences may be sent to the family at

.Published in South Bend Tribune on Mar. 18, 2015.


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