Obituary: Thomas “Tom” Caraway

July 1, 1944 – August 1, 2022

Tom Caraway, 78, of Bedford, passed away on Monday, August 1, 2022, at St. Vincent Dunn Hospital.

Born July 1, 1944, in Bedford, he was the son of Othel and Phyllis (Brown) Caraway. He married Dora Basinger on August 26, 1967, and she preceded him in death November 24, 2006. Tom worked for Carpenter Body Works, Kings Automotive and was a member of the St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church.

Tom is survived by five brothers, Greg (Beverly) Caraway, Steve Caraway, Danny Caraway-Scott, Charlie Caraway, and Vincent (Sue) Caraway; sister, Mary Swayze; along with several nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 11, 2022, at the Ferguson-Lee Chapel of Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes with Father Jegan Peter and Deacon Dave Reising officiating. Burial will follow in Cresthaven
Memory Gardens.

Ferguson-Lee Chapel of Thorne-George Family Homes has been entrusted with the arrangements for Mr. Caraway.

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