Thomas “Tom” Perry passed away on Oct. 19, 2021, at the age of 87.

Tom was born on July 20, 1934, in the town of Harrison to the late Cassius and Elsie (Oesterreich). Tom worked on his family’s dairy farm. He also served in the United States Army. In July 1975, he was united in marriage to Donna Kreager. She preceded him in death in 1999.

Tom enjoyed playing and watching baseball. He faithfully attended St. Paul Lutheran Church when he was able. He also enjoyed listening to the Brewers and watching Packers games. He loved his dogs as well.

Tom is survived by sisters, Rachel (Robert) Noskowiak of Antigo and Ruth (Al Jensen) of Birnamwood; nieces and nephews, Dean, Mark, Pam, Kim, Debbie, Steve, Barb, and Michael; great-nephews, Cassius, Cameron and Sebastian; stepson, Al (Jodi) Kreager; step-grandchildren, Rylie Kreager, Ashlea Kreager and Kip (Sarah) Kreager; step-great-grandchildren, Cassius Kreager and Finnton Kreager; sister-in-law, Bev Perry of South Dakota; his dog, Freddy; and many other great-nieces, nephews and cousins.

In addition to his parents and wife, Tom was preceded in death by brothers, Sam and David Perry; stepdaughter, Lori Kreager; stepson, Bruce Kreager; step-grandson, Kyle; and niece, Jean Nilles-Noskowiak.

A funeral service for Tom will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2021, at noon at Strasser-Roller Funeral Home with Pastor Barry Levine officiating. A visitation will take place prior to the service from 11 a.m. to noon at the funeral home. Military honors will follow the service at the funeral home. Burial will then take place at Town of Hewitt Texas Cemetery.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Homme Home for their loving care for Tom.

Strasser-Roller Funeral Home is assisting the family. Friends may visit online at

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