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“Tom the anniversary of your passing is here. Know that we all miss and love you! I miss your sassy East Chicagoan remarks and your never-ending huge...Read More »
1 of 4 | Posted by: John S Zembillas Dee Zembillas - IN

“Tom was a very loving and caring neighbor. Tom was always there to help me out with anything! I will truly miss my neighbor buddy! Just wish that I...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Dee Zembillas - Cedar Lake, IN

“I am so sorry for your loss. May God words of promise found in John 6:40 brings you consolation and a small measure of peace. Please accept my...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: A friend

“My Dearest Cousin Tom I mourn your passing. We were kids together. So proud of your life and how you lived it. I love you with all my heart. Thank...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Pamela Alonso - Miami, FL

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Thomas O. Alonso, age 70, of Cedar Lake, passed away peacefully at home. He is survived by stepdaughter, Suzanne Merrick, stepson, Michael (Stephanie) Smith, grandson, Randy Merrick, nieces Sarah and Tammy, and sister-in-law, Judith (Bob) Polak. Tom was preceded in death by his loving wife, Sandy, his mother Frances Kehoe, his father, Oscar, and his brother Larry; nieces Sarah and Tammy, and sister-in-law, Judith (Bob) Polak, as well extended relatives, friends and loved ones at The American Legion Post 261, in Cedar Lake, IN.

Tom was a very proud and patriotic man, who served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War. Tom was also a dedicated volunteer for many years at St. Anthony Hospital in Crown Point, IN. He donated generously to charitable causes that were dear to his heart, including animal rescues and Veterans programs.

Tom was a great guy for those of us who had the privilege of knowing him. He will always be remembered, fondly loved, and missed dearly.
Thank you for your service. Rest In Peace.