Thomas J. Biekert, 55, of Belleville, IL, born October 30, 1961, in Belleville, IL, died Thursday, January 19, 2017, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO.
Tom was a loving son and brother. He was a graduate of Belleville East High School and a member of St. Teresa Catholic Church, Belleville, IL.
He was preceded in death by his father, William J. Biekert; and a nephew, Craig W. Biekert.
Surviving are his mother, Jean Marie, nee Dulle, Biekert of Belleville, IL;
five brothers, Glenn W. Biekert of New Baden, IL,
Kenneth G. Biekert of Freeburg, IL,
Mark A. (Joan) Biekert of Smithton, IL,
Matthew J. (Denise) Biekert of Shiloh, IL;
William D. Biekert (and special friend, Kathy Brule) of Toledo, OH;
nieces and nephews, Diane (Dave) Kaiser,
Shawn Biekert, Alex Biekert,
Annette (Tony) Middendorf , Abigail Biekert, Andrew Biekert,
and Adam Biekert;
great-nieces, Colae and Kayda Kaiser;
aunts and uncles;
Special thanks go to Tom’s many caregivers.
Memorials may be made to St. Teresa Catholic Church or for Memorial Masses. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may visit with the family from 1 to 3:40 p.m. Sunday, January 22, 2017, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.
Funeral: A prayer service will be at 3:40 p.m. Sunday, January 22, 2017, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL, with Msgr. David Darin officiating.
Burial will be at Green Mount Catholic Cemetery at a later date.
We are so sorry to hear of Tom's passing. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family.
Barb and Dave Rennhoff
David Rennhoff, Bridgeville, Pa., 15017
Jean, I'm so sorry to hear of Tom's passing. You are a wonderful mother and person in general. I know that his passing is a great loss.
Bonnie Decker, Freeburg, Il, 62243
Tom is a second cousin to the Blaies Family. Tom had some disability but made the best of life. Loved to garden, hunt and fish with his brothers. With deepest sympathy Blaies family
Bob Blaies, Belleville, Il, 62220
My condolences to Jean, Glenn, Ken, Matt, Mark, Bill and respective families. Tom left this earth too soon. Our prayers are with all of you from the Feld family.
Mark Feld, Cassville, MO, 65625
Matt and Family...I am deeply sorry to hear of your brother's passing. Please know that my thought's and prayers are with all of you.
Mary Barbara (Lohmann)
Mary Barbara Kurtz, Belleville, IL, 62220
Dearest Biekert family, We just heard about the passing of your beloved brother/son, Tommy! Our hearts are broken for you all! I know I am speaking for the whole Mueller family when I say we wish we would've known sooner so we could be there for you in your time of grief and sorrow. Please know that the entire Biekert family and especially Jean, are in our thoughts and prayers. We hope this message finds its way to you. Please stay in touch, we feel awful about not knowing sooner. I've added my email so we can. We love you all!!!❤❤
Steve & Kim Mueller, Carlyle, IL, 62231