Thomas J. Dehn
May 30, 1945 ‒ May 08, 2015
Thomas J. Dehn, 69, of Delaware passed away at his residence on Friday, May 8, 2015.
He was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on May 30, 1945, the son of the late Joseph and Elsie (Ugen) Dehn.
Tom was a 1963 graduate of St. Michael’s High School. He furthered his education at the University of Pittsburgh earning a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering. Tom served his country in the United States Army during Vietnam from 1965-1967 earning the rank of Specialist 4.
He was a computer science systems engineer, who worked for Battelle for several years, and most recently for OCLC Inc. until he retired in 2010.
Tom was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, where he was Eucharistic Minister. Tom enjoyed hunting, woodworking, gardening, coaching his children’s youth sports teams, was a home brew master, and was an avid fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers.
On April 19, 1975, Tom married Judith (Kezmarsky) Dehn who survives.
In addition to his loving wife of 40 years, Tom is survived by his three children, Chris (Heather) Dehn of Bexley, Matt Dehn of Upper Arlington, and Amanda (Joshua) Bowman of Alexandria, Virginia; three grandchildren, Audrey, Gus, and Max; and nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Tom is preceded in death by one sister, Patricia Kreuzer.
Visitation will be held on Monday, May 11, 2015 at the Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center from 4:00 – 7:00 pm. A Requiem Mass will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church on Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 10:00 am with Father Michael Watson officiating.
Contribution can be made to St Mary’s Catholic Church, St. Vincent DePaul Fund, 82 E William St, Delaware, OH 43015
Condolences can be expressed by visiting www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.