OBITUARY

Thomas Eugene Head

July 14, 1927December 31, 2019

Thomas Eugene Head, 92, of Louisville passed away on Tuesday December 31, 2019. He was born on July 14, 1927 in Louisville to the late Arthur and Agnita (Higdon) Head. Thomas was a retired employee for the state of KY and a Marine Corps veteran. He was a devout catholic and a lifelong member of Holy Name Catholic Church. He attended Holy Name School and graduated in 1945 from St. X High School. He was also a 50 year member of St. Ann’s Confraternity. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his sisters, Catherine Brothers and Mary Horsman; brothers, Edwin, Chester, Joe, and James Head; nieces, Carol Hollkamp and Pam Price. Left to cherish his memories are his Best Friend, Mary Gettelfinger; a brother Harold Head; and 25 nieces and nephews. A funeral mass of celebration for Thomas will be held at 10 am Saturday at Holy Name Catholic Church, 2914 So. 3rd St. Burial with military honors will follow at Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be at the Southern Home of Arch L. Heady & Son, 3601 Taylor Blvd. from 2-8 pm on Friday. A rosary and prayer service will be held at 7 pm on Friday. Memorial gifts may be made to his church or St. Ann’s Confraternity. Online condolences may be left at, www.archlheadysouthernfh.com.

  • FAMILY

  • In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his sisters, Catherine Brothers and Mary Horsman; brothers, Edwin, Chester, Joe, and James Head; nieces, Carol Hollkamp and Pam Price. Left to cherish his memories are his Best Friend, Mary Gettelfinger; a brother Harold Head; and 25 nieces and nephews.

Services

  • Visitation Friday, January 3, 2020
  • Funeral Mass Saturday, January 4, 2020
  • Committal Service Saturday, January 4, 2020

Memories

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Sharon Risen

January 2, 2020

Tom was a wonderful man an neighbor, we lived across the street on Iowa ave for 43 years.we loved to see him an his family get all dressed up on Derby Day to go to the track for the Derby! It was a pleasure to know him an his family! May he Rest In Peace...the Risen’s.

Anita Stemple

January 1, 2020

Tom was a wonderful man. I will really miss him.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY