Jerome Albert Tom Jr. of Lummi, Washington, passed away on September 28th, 2023, at the age of 44. His favorite activities were fishing, basketball, and beading.
He is preceded in death by mother Carol Lane; sister Donna Tom; grandparents Virgil and Ann Lane, Lawrence and Katherine Tom; aunts and uncles Jesse Lane, Brian Lane, Greg Lane, Cindy Lane, Sherry Lane, and Tanya Smith.
Jerome is survived by daughters Kiana Noland-Tom, Rose Tom, Johni Tom; son Jerome ‘sisiathol ton’ Tom; father Jerome Tough+Weah Tom Sr.; aunt Lorita Tom; uncles Peter Tom and Boe Tom; nieces and nephews Melissa Tom, Kodiak Tom, Ella-Louise Tom, Jordan Ethan Tom, Hailee Tom, Kaiden Williams, and Octavia Williams; Ralph Tom, Kelli Jefferson, Jean Revey, Joyce and Jesse Wall “Qwe Talia Tom.
Service will be held Wednesday, October 4th at 12:00pm at Moles Ferndale, 2039 Main Street, with a procession to Wexliem Community Building at 1:30pm and Thursday, October 5th at 10:00am at Wexliem Community Building with burial to follow at Lummi Nation Cemetery.