Thomas Lee Dafforn, 72, died Tuesday, July 23, 2002 at his Fort Wayne residence. A native of Fort Wayne, he retired after 48 years at ITT as a tool crib attendant. He was a member of St. Luke's Lutheran Church. He was preceded in death by 1 grandchild. He was a Korean veteran of the AirForce reserves. He enjoyed woodworking.
He is survived by his wife Marilyn Dafforn, Fort Wayne; son Bruce Dafforn, Fort Wayne; daughter Hollie Hormann, Decatur; sister Marilyn Hilbbert, Howe, Indiana; and 5 grandchildren.
Services were held Saturday, July 27, 2002 at St. Luke's Lutheran Church with burial in Greenlawn Memorial Park. Memorials to St. Luke's Lutheran Church or Visiting Nurse Service and Hospice. Information furnished by Elzey Patterson Rodak Home for Funerals.