Thomas William Gott
Thomas William Gott, age 76, was born on March 4, 1942, in Ocheyedan, IA. He attended school in Okabena, MN and then served in the United States Navy from September 1959 to September 1965. He was an over the road truck driver for most of his life until his retirement. Tom passed away on May 3, 2018, at the Sunset Hospice Cottage in Worthington, MN.
Tom is survived by two children, Michele (Brad) Vander Meulen of Ocheyedan, IA and Chuck Gott of Jackson, MN; five grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; sisters, Marianne Burmeister of Lakefield, MN and Nana Lovre of Edina, MN, and step children, Steve, Duane, Jason, and Billi Meade.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Ruby Gott; daughter, Babette Sneer; infant son, Justin; brother, Russell, and sister, Donna Lent.
Services will be held at a later date at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis, MN.
Benson Funeral Home in Worthington is in charge of the arrangements.