Tom Englund, age 77, of Isanti passed away on March 5, 2018 at GracePointe Crossing Gables West. A Memorial Service will be held at 12:00 noon on Friday, March 9th at Strike Life Tributes in ISANTI with a time of visiting one hour prior to the service.
Thomas Arthur Englund was born December 14, 1940 in St. Paul to Harold and Laura (Anderson) Englund. He was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran faith. Tom was raised in St. Paul and Bethel. On April 4, 1959 he married Eleanor Linder in St. Paul, where they made their first home. In 1964 they moved to Isanti where they have since lived. Tom worked in construction and owned his own company for a few years. In later years they had a catering business and catered in several locations at gun shows and for the Isanti Lions Club for many years. Tom had many interests including cribbage, horseshoes, curling, golfing and softball.
Tom died March 5, 2018 at GracePointe Crossing Gables West at the age of 77 years, 2 months and 19 days. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant sister, Susan; 2 brothers, Chuck and James “Butch”. Tom is survived by his wife, Eleanor of Isanti; 5 children, Michael (Rhonda) Englund of Andover, Sharon Englund of Isanti, Steven (Kathy) Englund of Cambridge, Larry (Dana) Englund of Princeton, Susan (Chris) Loosmore of Cambridge; 14 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; 1 sister, Ellen Vollom of North St. Paul; 2 brothers, John (Sharon) Englund of Michigan, Dan (Dixie) Englund of Lakeland; and by many other relatives and friends.