Obituary for Thomas E "Tom" Kean

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Thomas E "Tom" Kean

June 29, 1947 - November 12, 2014

Thomas E. "Tom" Kean, age 67 passed away Wednesday morning, November 12, 2014 at his home in Brown County.

Tom was born in Franklin on June 29, 1947 to his parents, the late Willis Merrill and Ivie Marie (Smith) Kean. He was a 1965 graduate of Brown County High School and went on to serve as a Sergeant with the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War.

Tom was retired from the Information Technology industry. He was known for his sleight of hand with magic tricks, riding motorcycles and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife Ofelia Kean of Santa Clara, CA; children: Michael Kean of Brown County, Chris, Ashley and Justin Kean all of Santa Clara, CA; step children: Gerry & Dino Bartlom and Bev Pagsisihan all of Santa Clara, CA. Tom will be remembered by his siblings: Bev Kean, Mona Cave, Missy Kean, Leona Baker, David Kean, Albert Kean, Rusty Kean all of Brown County, Les Kean of Martinsville and Mickey Kean of Bloomington; several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a brother: Willis Gary Kean.

In keeping with Tom's wishes, he will be cremated. Cremation services are being handled by Meredith – Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center in Morgantown.

Condolences may be sent to the Kean family at

Information: (812) 597-4670


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Born: June 29, 1947
Died: November 12, 2014

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Brenda Deweees posted on 1/1/00

Dear Ophelia and Family, I am so sorry to hear of Tom's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. I pray that you all find peace and happiness in your journey. God Bless you, Brenda