MARION-Thomas Hamilton, 64, of Marion passed away on December 7, 2005 at 6:15 PM at his residence.
Memorial services will be held at a later date. Blue Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Mr. Hamilton was born on December 10, 1941 in Marion, Illinois to Pete and Mary Hamilton.
Survivors include his former wife and friend, Juanita Heying; step-son and wife, Gregory and Denise Zavertnik; step-daughter, Linda Arabian; and grandchildren, Jacob, Samantha, Anna, Brian, Christopher, Hannah and Benjamin.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Mr. Hamilton served in the United States Army. He loved to ride his bike and he enjoyed hiking.