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Thomas J. Paquin

1947 - 2021

Thomas Joseph Paquin age 74 of Ocqueoc formerly of Pickford, passed away November 22, 2021 at McLaren Northern Michigan Hospital in Petoskey.

He was born November 7, 1947 in St. Ignace to Thomas and Electa (Becker) Paquin.

T.J. attended St. Ignace High School then enlisted in the United States Army. He was a member of Iron Workers Local Marquette then L.A. 433. T.J. enjoyed fishing, hunting, horseback riding, cooking, anything MoPar, and his grandchildren.

He is survived by four children, Vanessa (Andy Grulke) Paquin of Rogers City, Jessica (Tom) Peacock of Wayland, Sonya Pleisse and Eric Paquin; seven grandchildren, Eva, Kai, Ivy, Carter, Zoie, Christopher, John and Faith. As well as his four siblings, Melvin, Eudene, Patricia and Mary Beth.

T.J. was preceded in death by his parents and siblings: Conrad, Gary, Raymond, Marylou, Shelby, Theresa and Paula.

Friends may visit at the Beck Funeral Home on Saturday, November 27th from 10 a.m. through time of his funeral at 11 a.m.

Interment will follow at Gros Cap Cemetery in Moran Township.

A celebration of life will take place in the summer of 2022.

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Thomas J. Paquin – Beck Funeral Home – Rogers City, MI