Tomas Pena Molina

December 21, 1928October 5, 2018

Tomas Pena Molina, 89, of Nashville died Friday, October 5, 2018 in Aspen Trace Health and Living in Greenwood. He was born December, 21, 1928 in El Paso, Texas to Manuel Molina and Juanita Pena Molina. He was retired from Caterpillar, Inc. as an engine rebuilder.

Survivors include his six children, Shawn (wife Marni) Clark of Bakersfield, California, Sarah (husband Aaron) Robertson of Thornton, Colorado, Leah (husband Jeff) Erickson of Phoenix, Arizona, Johanna (husband Greg) Spielmann of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Mark Molina of Indianapolis and Matthew (wife Jeanette) of Nashville; five sisters, Margaret Medina, Carmen Olguin, Carolina Lujan, Ernestina Hitchcock, Guillermina Molina; 15 grandchildren; 1 great granddaughter; and many nieces and nephew. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 32 years, Marcia Molina; and a brother, Othon Molina.

Tomas was of the Christian Faith. He enjoyed reading, especially his Bible, spending time with his family and being outdoors. Tomas served his country by serving in the United States Marine Corps.

There will be a gathering of family and friends on Sunday, October 14, 2018 from 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM in Bond-Mitchell Funeral Home, 1682 State Road 135 North, Nashville. Memorial Services will be at 4:00 PM in the funeral home. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery with Military Honors.


  • Gathering of Family and Friends Sunday, October 14, 2018
  • Memorial Service Sunday, October 14, 2018

Tomas Pena Molina

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Ernestina Hitchcock

October 10, 2018

My beloved big brother, Tomas. The epitome of strength and courage yet always a gentle, caring and loving man. I shall miss him dearly! My world has become poorer with such a tremendous loss, but feel lifted with joy to see his spirit live on through his children and the memories of all the times I watched him as he treated each person with consideration, patience and love. He was very inspirational to me and will always be in my memories.

Lathy Sparks

October 9, 2018

Johanna and your siblings
I am saddened to hear of your fathers passing. I hope you find comfort in this time and enjoy the memories of his life

Best wishes
Kathy sparks

Victoria Molina Caropreso

October 8, 2018

Where to begin? My memories of Uncle Tom are that of a good Christian Man, Father and Uncle! He always did his best to keep in touch with my father who was his younger brother Othon Molina who has also since passed on Dece 1st 2007 and my mother Antonia Molina of whom I’m blessed to still have around . Uncle Tom had a passion for sharing the Lord’s Prayers and blessings to all his friends and family! Because of of his efforts to bond his family together, I’m very grateful to have the opportunity to continue with getting to know his adult children And to do my best to keep in touch moving forward...
With many warm thoughts of his extended family always! 🌸❤️
Love, Cousin Victoria’ Molina Caropreso (Vicky) Buckeye AZ