Thomas Eugene Wieskus, the son of Edward and Jeanette (Odenbrett) Wieskus, was born on February 17, 1965 in Worthington, MN. He grew up in Fulda, MN and attended school in Fulda, graduating from the Fulda High School in 1983. He then attended Jackson Vo Tech graduating in 1985. Tom returned to Fulda and worked and was part owner in Fulda Auto Service in Fulda. Tom passed away on Monday, November 11, 2013 in Fulda at the age of 48. He was a member of St. Gabriel's Catholic Church. Tom enjoyed racing, if he wasn't racing he was watching racing. He could also be found working on cars, snowmobiling, hunting or fishing.
Survivors include his, daughter, Christine Wieskus of Mankato, MN; fiancée, Cheryl Miller of Worthington, MN; parents, Ed (Jeanette) Wieskus of Mankato, MN; siblings, Sue (Mark) Sandhurst of Fulda, MN, Nancy (Nate) Dirks of Lubbock, TX, Ann (Mat) Holinka of Lakeville, MN, Bruce (Deanna) Wieskus of Jasper, MN, Marty (Tammy) Wieskus of Slayton, MN, Patti (Kevin) Becker of Jordan, MN, Jenn Wenzel of New Prague, MN, Chad (Kyle) Wieskus of New Prague, MN, Brad (Sarah) Wieskus of Prior Lake, MN and Matt (Nicole) Wieskus of Jordan, MN; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his brother, Dan Wieskus, maternal grandparents, Bill (Agnes) Odenbrett, paternal grandparents, Frank (Julia) Wieskus, uncle, Leonard Wieskus, aunt, Geraldine Tiller and cousin, Brett Roemeling.
Funeral Services were held at St. Gabriel's Catholic Church Fulda, MN at 2:00 PM on Friday, November 15, 2013 with Fr. Andrew Vogel celebrating. The organist was Mary Ann Boom. The song leader was Tiffany Zins. Honorary pallbearers were Marty Wieskus, Matt Wieskus, Mark Sandhurst, Eric Sandhurst, Brandon Miller, Jody Steiner and Brian Welling. Interment at St. Gabriel's Cemetery Fulda, MN.
The Totzke Funeral Home in Fulda assisted the family with arrangements. Sign guestbook online at www.totzkefuneralhome.com.