Thomas G. Schatz, age 86 years, of Sioux Falls, died on Jan. 10, 2012. He was preceded in death by parents, Gottlieb and Mary Schatz; and sister, Eileen (Mrs. Dale) Harris. Thomas is survived by his son, Rob D. Schatz; sisters, Mary (Mrs. Orin) Grangaard and Margaret (Mrs. Ralph) Voorhees; and extended family.
Thomas was a veteran of World War II (U.S. Navy), retired U.S. Postal Service and farrier. Special thanks to caring staff at Good Samaritan Village and kind friend, Kathy Cherry.
There will be no visitation or service by Tom's request. Interment will be at Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, MN. Arrangements by Miller Funeral Home, Sioux Falls.