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Thomas Keith Redmond
Thomas Keith Redmond

WILMINGTON — Thomas Keith Redmond, 45, passed away unexpectedly from his earthly life on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017.

He was the beloved husband of 28 years to Jeannine S. Redmond and devoted dad to their son, Anthony, and dear son to his mother, Connie. In addition, he is survived by his father, Tommy; sister, Jeanne Brauer (Tim); brother, Chris (Carol); and many nieces and nephews.

An avid connoisseur of the music arts, as well as devoted football coach and enthusiast with a zeal for cars. Thomas left a lasting impression on those he touched, and he will not be forgotten. As someone who would always lend council, Thomas always had an opinion, usually founded on the tenants of right versus wrong, which he applied to a myriad of philosophies. With him, you could discover through the analysis of one’s self.

Thomas’ mottos he lived by were to always try to do the right thing and putting others first.

A celebration of Thomas’s life will be held on Saturday, Jan. 21, the location and time will be announced soon.