Born: August 24, 1947
Died: October 25, 2023
Having completed his mission, Thomas Flowers has gone home to his God. He loved his country and served it well from 1967 to 1993 in the United States Air Force and was awarded numerous medals, decorations, and citations. After his retirement from the military, Tom continued to serve in multiple capacities in The American Legion Department of Connecticut, where he rose to the office of Commander of Connecticut Department. Tom traveled extensively and could entertain us for hours recounting his experiences. He had a gift of making friends wherever he found himself and was known for his smiling eyes and warm embraces.
Those left to mourn his loss, celebrate his life include Angela Flowers (daughter), Anthony Flowers (son), Linda King (life partner), Sharon Flowers (sister-in-law), and Imelda Flowers (former wife), nieces and nephews Caryn, Matt, David, Michele, Michael, and Evelinda Flowers and grand-children.
Burial to in the National Cemetery at a later date.
A Celebration of Life will be held at George K. Ganham American Legion Post 184 in Thunderbolt.
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