Thomas “Tom” Faes

Thomas “Tom” Faes

LAKE MILLS-Thomas “Tom” Faes, age 71, of Lake Mills, passed away on Monday, Dec. 12, 2016, at Rainbow Hospice.

He was born on March 25, 1945, in Madison, the son of Max and Helen (Wisbrod) Faes.

Tom was a loving father and grandfather and a hardworking man. He was employed at Madison Kipp Corporation as a tool and dye supervisor for over 25 years. Tom enjoyed fishing on the many lakes around the area, working on cars, traveling, camping and playing cards, especially poker.

Tom is survived by his sons, Paul (Terri) Faes and Dale Faes; and grandchildren, Corinna Faes, Kelli Faes, Christopher Faes, Brandi McMahon, Michelle Gentry and Noah North. He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Melissa Gentry; and former wife, Susan (Hering) Faes.

A private burial will be held at Sunset Memory Gardens.

Online condolences may be made at

Gunderson East
Funeral & Cremation Care
5203 Monona Drive