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Thomas McDougall Obituary

Thomas P. McDougall
Thomas McDougall
Thomas P. McDougall

August 8, 1952 - March 9, 2018
Born in Danbury, CT
Resided in Edgar, Wisconsin


Thomas “Tom” Patrick McDougall of Edgar died peacefully on Friday, March 9, 2018 at the age of 65.

Tom was born in Danbury, CT on August 8, 1952 to Harold and Evelyn McDougall. Tom was a lifelong drywaller. He moved around the country before settling in Central Wisconsin in the 90’s. He met his companion, Polly Becker in 2003. Tom enjoyed gardening and canning, spending time outdoors, storytelling and long talks on the phone catching up with his family all across the country. He loved spending time with Polly’s family; especially her grandchildren taking hikes and watching them play in the backyard. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him.

Tom is survived by his companion of 15 years, Polly Becker, his son, Shawn (Chrissy Voelker) McDougall, his daughter, Sheena (Ben Lemmer) McDougall; his grandson, Aiden McDougall; his sisters, Maureen (Mark) Paloian and Karen (Larry) Stout; his niece, Amanda (Sage-Partner) Paloian; and his grandniece, Lilly Mae, as well as his extended family - Danielle (Mark) Ashbeck, child: Ryan, April (Tim) Becker, children: Cole, Cade & Cale, Amanda (Luke) Schessler, children: Asher & Dominic and many other close family and friends.

Tom is preceded in death by his parents Harold and Evelyn (Weber) McDougall and sister Kathy Cann.

Tom will be cremated at Peterson/Kraemer Funeral Home in Wausau, WI. A memorial service will take place at a later date. Online condolences may be expressed at




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Peterson/Kraemer Funeral Home-East
1302 Sixth Street
Wausau, WI US 54403