Genty, Thomas Mathew "Tom" age 55, of Winsted and formerly of Minneapolis passed away on Monday, August 14, 2017 at his residence. He was born on February 5, 1962 in Winsted the son of Richard D. "Dick" & Joan E. (Kirkwood) Genty Sr. Tom graduated from Holy Trinity High School in 1980 and later from U of M Duluth with a Degree in Graphic Design. He was formerly employed at Ceridian Company as a payroll processor. Tom was a very talented and creative person and used these skills volunteering at various child care centers. He was also a past board member of the Aliveness Project. Tom was a fabulous baker and always sharing his confections with others. Tom will be greatly missed and always loved! Survived by his loving companion: Scott Schlaffman; mother: Joan E. Genty of Winsted; siblings: Jan (Fran) Eggert of Winsted, Richard (Roberta) Genty Jr. of Chesterfiled, Virginia, John (Sharon) Genty of Waverly, Cindy (Steve) Ernhart of Buffalo, Terry (Al) Ohm Winsted, Kathy McGinn of Alexandria and Maureen (Greg) Sevilla of Fayetteville, North Carolina; many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, other relatives and friends including special cousin Jacob Christianson. Preceded in death by his father Richard "Dick" Genty Sr. on February 7th, 2011 and by a brother- in-law Mike McGinn. A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, August 18th, 2017 at 7:00 P.M. at The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted. Father Paul Schumacher will be the Celebrant. Visitation will be held on Friday, August 18th from 4-8 P.M. at the funeral home. Serving the family The Chilson Funeral Home Winsted 320-485-4447.

Published on August 16, 2017

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