Thomas E. Moddes, 55, Lake Edward, died Monday, June 3, 2002, at home.
He was born Feb. 13, 1947, in Kenosha, Wis., to Eugene and Josetta (Bloner) Moddes. He was a Brainerd area resident from 1967-1980, returning in 1993. He served in the Army in Vietnam as a combat engineer.
Survivors include his wife, Carol; four sons, Shawn, Marc, Daniel and Jeremy; a grandson; two brothers, Ronald and James; and two sisters, Marie and Kathy.
His parents died earlier.
Services will be at a later date. Burial will be in Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery in Camp Ripley with military honors provided by American Legion Post No. 255.
Arrangements are with Nelson-Doran Funeral Home in Brainerd.
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