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Thomas Rae Black

October 8, 1951 ~ March 25, 2022 (age 70)



October 8, 1951 – March 25, 2022



ELKHART- Thomas R. Black, 70, of Elkhart, died Friday March 25, 2022, at his home in Elkhart.  He was born October 8, 1951, in Elkhart to Charles and Flora (Dunnuck) Black.

     Tom is survived by 2 sons, Elijah J. (Bobbi) Black, David T. Black both of Elkhart; his former wife Paula M. Dunning of Elkhart and 3 siblings, Michael (Kathy) Black of Bristol, William “Bill” Black of Elkhart, and Lester Black of Mishawaka.  He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Charles Black.

     Tom was a US Army veteran serving in Vietnam.  He was employed as a diesel mechanic and was a member of the Elkhart VFW Post #88.  He loved music and was a very talented musician.

     Cremation will take place and a celebration of life service will take place at a  later date.  Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home is entrusted with his care.

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