Thomas C. McGrath of Tomah, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, at the Tomah VA Medical Center.
Tom was united in marriage to Carol Kramer Sept. 24, 1949. in Chicago. In 1959, Tom and Carol bought the farm the on Burr Ridge in the Hillsboro area. They later bought Roundy’s grocery store in Montello, Wis. They sold the store in 1975, and later bought a home outside of Tomah in 1980. Tom and Carol loved traveling throughout the U.S. and Canada and spending time with their families. He was a member of the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Tomah.
He is survived by his four stepgrandchildren, Cari Novachek of Blanchardville, Wis., Cory (Stephanie) Novachek of Elroy, Wis., Mark Novachek of French Island, Wis., and Lisa (Todd) Harris of Elroy; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Carol; and his daughter and son-in-law, Gail (Robert) Novachek.
Private family services will be held. The Torkelson Funeral Home of Tomah is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences are available at www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com.