June 22, 1963 - October 1, 2017
Thomas C. “Tom” Dederich age 54 of Lone Rock, passed away on Sunday, October 1, 2017 at his residence following an illness. He was born on June 22, 1963 the son of Vincent and Betty (Ewing) Dederich at the Reedsburg Hospital. Tom was a good natured man that would help anyone in need. He enjoyed growing up in Bear Valley, WI helping his parents farm. When the work was done they would sit under the shady apple tree sipping on a cold one. Tom attended school at Ithaca, Sauk Prairie and River Valley. He was a jack of all trades, our fix it man. His first job was at Oakwood Fruit Farm picking apples. He also worked at Mid-west Silo, Willy’s Wheel Works in Lone Rock, West Belt Auto in Madison, 2 Guys and a Hammer and Dederich’s Roofing and Remodeling in Lone Rock. Tom married Lori Smalley on March 12, 1983 and they celebrated 34 years together. Survivors include his wife, Lori Dederich of Spring Green, 2 children, Tommy (Erica) Dederich, Amanda (Demitrius) Boyd, 3 grandchildren and 1 on the way, Ayvionna Boyd, Austin, Bryce and Sofia Dederich, 6 siblings, Carol Sorenson, Don (Joy) Hamburg, Jim Hamburg, Peggy (Pat) Ringelstetter, Terry (Eileen) Hamburg, Mary Lou (Donny) Wittmann, many cousins, nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews and friends. Tom loved spending time with family and friends hanging out in the garage listening to country music, watching the Green Bay Packers, camping, fishing, hunting, boating, four wheeling and road trips. In honor of Tom the family ask that you do an act of kindness as he would have done. He was preceded in death by his parents, Vincent and Betty and a sister, Joanne McCluskey. Funeral services will be held on Friday, October 6, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at the Richardson-Stafford Funeral Home in Spring Green,WI with burial in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Keyesville, WI. Visitation will be held on Friday at the funeral home from 9:00 A.M. until the time of service. Online condolences available at www.staffordfuneralhomes.com. The Richardson-Stafford Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.