52163d5b365d2.imageThomas Raymond Wiedmeyer, 55, of Ely, formerly of West Bend, Wisconsin died peacefully on August 12, 2013, in his home. Born December 3rd, 1957 in West Bend, Wisconsin he is predeceased by his parents, Harvey and Jeanette of West Bend, Wisconsin.

Thomas (Also known as “Hammer”) was a devoted friend to many and a loving father and grandfather. He retired living in Ely and worked within the community for 22 years. He was a fisherman, hunter, and lover of the outdoors.

Survivors include his daughter, Kelly (Joe) Van Hook of Centennial, Colorado and Brian (Staci) Wiedmeyer of Las Vegas, Nevada and grandson Justin of Centennial, Colorado, grandson Gage of Las Vegas, Nevada and granddaughter Jadyn of Las Vegas, Nevada; and six brothers and sisters: Jim, Kenny, Robby, Donny, Eileen, and Eidell as well as several nieces and nephews.

Private burial services will be held at a later date. A memorial celebration BBQ for friends and family was held at his home on Saturday August 17th at Noon.