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Thomas Barry Van Tiem

July 4, 1964 ~ October 24, 2022 (age 58) 58 Years Old

Thomas Van Tiem Obituary

Van Tiem, Thomas


His Legacy…Thomas Barry Van Tiem, 58, passed away October 24, 2022.  He was born on July 4, 1964, in Detroit, Michigan to Barry Van Tiem and Gail (Altenburg) Van Tiem.

His Family… Thomas will be missed by his parents, Barry & Gail Van Tiem; siblings, Anne (Marty) Thallman, Reed (Jill) Van Tiem, Stephen Van Tiem; nieces and nephews, Abby (Sam) Sundell, Jak (Natalie) Kroll, Reed Van Tiem, Luke Van Tiem; mentor of and special friend to Ricky Simpson.

His Farewell… Thomas’s family and friends will gather for a Mass of Christian Burial, Friday, November 25, 2022 at 10:30AM (9:30 gathering) at St. Patrick’s Church, Brighton, Michigan. Father Mathias Thelen will serve as celebrant. Memorial contributions are suggested to Capuchin Soup Kitchen. Please leave a message of comfort for Thomas’s family at 1-877-231-7900, or sign his guestbook at

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Gathering of Family and Friends
November 25, 2022

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
St. Patrick Catholic Church Brighton
711 Rickett Rd
Brighton, MI 48116

Mass of Christian Burial
November 25, 2022

10:30 AM
St. Patrick Catholic Church Brighton
711 Rickett Rd
Brighton, MI 48116


Capuchin Soup Kitchen
1620 E. Grand Blvd., Detroit MI 48211


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