Thomas George Goetz
December 9, 1932 – July 9, 2018
Goetz, Thomas "Tom" George age 85, Saline, MI passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by family on July 9, 2018. Tom was born December 9, 1932 in Ann Arbor, MI to William H. Goetz and Pearl Johnson. He is survived by his wife of 64 years Edna Goetz and his children; Thomas (Audrey) Goetz, Diane Goetz & (Ben), Donna (Ron) Castleberry and Robert Goetz & (Amy), his 13 grandchilden and 11 great-grandchildren. Tom joined the Navy in 1950 and was proud to serve his country. He met Edna while both working at Argus Camera in Ann Arbor and they married on February 26, 1954. He worked at the University of Michigan from 8/8/63 to 1/7/94 and was a true Michigan fan. He was proceeded in death by his brothers William C. Goetz and Richard G. Hughes and granddaughter Tiffanie Marie Goetz. The family will receive friends on Monday, July 16th from 4:00 until 8:00PM and on Tuesday, July 17th from 10:00AM until time of service at 11:00AM at the Muehlig Funeral Chapel, Ann Arbor. Burial will follow at Bethlehem Cemetery, Ann Arbor. Please visit Tom's Guestbook at www.muehligannarbor.com
- Visitation Monday, July 16, 2018
- Funeral Service Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Thomas George Goetz
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July 13, 2018
Worked with Tom for 5 years at u of m. He was a hard worker and a good man. Rip Tom, you will be remembered.
Sally & John Nimitz
July 12, 2018
Our deepest sympathy to you and your family. We enjoyed talking with you when our husbands were at Well Bridge. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers.
John & Sally
Dr Janelle Cooper
July 11, 2018
My condolences to the Goetz family for your loss. Tom was a very special and honorable man that served his Country well and worked an honest day. It was an honor to send him up in the restored B17 "Aluminum Overcast," and I will never forget the grin on his face when he climbed out of that plane.