Thomas A. Persons, Waynesboro, Penn., died Thursday, February 23, 2012 in Fredricksburg, Virg.
Born in Sturgis, Mich., to Maurice and Darlene (Crain) Persons, he was raised by Dave and Ruby Lederman of Mendon. He was a transportation specialist for Alliance Health Care Services in Richmond, Virg., and a member of Lima United Methodist Church in Howe.
Surviving are his wife, Julie; one daughter, Melodie, and one son, Brock, both at home; three brothers, Mike Persons, Mendon, Mich., Bill (Janell) Lederman and Bob Lederman, both of Sturgis, Mich.; and three sisters, Sally (Andy) Sharp, Colon, Mich., Betty (Emmerson) Andersohn, Sturgis, Mich., and Miriam (Wayne) Vincent, Montana.
He was preceded in death by both sets of parents and one brother, Paul Lederman.
Memorial service and celebration of life will be 2 p.m. Sunday, June 10, at Locust Grove Mennonite Church in Burr Oak, Mich.