Thomas Lee Butler, 69, of Westerville Ohio and Ocala Florida, passed away on January 9, 2022 after a short battle with stage 4 lung cancer.
Tom was born on July 17, 1952 to the late Francis and Inez (Kemp) Butler in Barnesville, Ohio and also predeceased by his step-father, Adam Wonski.
He attended Barnesville High School and The Ohio State University.
Tom started his career on a coal barge on the Ohio River and finished his career as a Corporate Manager for UPS Supply Chain Solutions after 36 years.
He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Betsy (Davis) Butler, his children Lindy, Jeff (Karah Finch), Megan, and his grandson, Liam. Survived also by his in-laws, Bill and Peggy Davis.
Tom always said his purpose in life was to take care of and create a wonderful life for his wife and children. He exceeded that.
Some titles that Tom earned in his life include;
Finagler of free
Expert of zip codes
Collector of containers
Accomplished neighborhood dog whisperer
Master of the manicured yard
Mayor of the neighborhood
Seasoned fan of all sports (particularly the Buckeyes)
There will be a private burial at this time. The family plans to have a celebration of life this summer.