The Life of Thomas Dodge
Funeral Services for Thomas "Tom" W. Dodge, age 65, of Mentor, will be 11 a.m., Thursday, March 17, 2016, at the Jakubs-Waite Funeral Home, 36000 Lakeshore Blvd., Eastlake. Family will receive friends on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be in Western Reserve Memorial Gardens in Chester Township. Born on August 18, 1950 in Lodi, to the late Harry and Margot (nee Schenk) Dodge, and passed away on March 11, 2016. He served in the US Army during the Vietnam War. Tom was a member of Crooked Creek Gun Club, and F.O.E. Erie 2300 of Willoughby. He loved fishing, hunting, archery, and competitive shooting.Tom is survived by his children, Allen (Dana) Dodge, Ronald (Annabell) Dodge, and Amanda Brooks; grandfather of Brittany Dodge, Anthony Zingale, Alonzo Griffin, Emilio Griffin, and Cheyenne Burke; brother of James (deceased), John, and Robert.