James "Tom" Thomas Karigan Jr., 75, of Olathe, passed away on June 19, 2017 at Olathe Medical Center surrounded by his loving family. He was born on January 21, 1942 to James and Zella (Chancellor) Karigan in Sedalia, MO.
Tom was a member of Prince of Peace Church. He retired from Delco Battery after 32 years. Upon retirement, he belonged to the Olathe Bass Club. He enjoyed all sports, especially fishing with his Bass Club buddies. Most importantly, he loved spending time with his grandchildren and his wife.
Tom is survived by his loving wife, Carole; children, William Karigan (Tracy), Kimberly Karigan (Tim), Starla Cushman, Steve Reynolds, Jeff Reynolds (Robyn), Brent Reynolds, and daughter-in-law Amy Reynolds; grandchildren, Carson Reynolds, Madelon Cushman, Callie Reynolds, Bryce Karigan, Ashley Reynolds, Tyson Cushman, Megan Reynolds, Chloe Reynolds, Reagan Reynolds, Kori Karigan, and Hunter Fox; brother John Karigan (Lila) and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and brother, Gene Karigan.
The family will receive friends for a visitation from 7-8:15pm on Thursday, June 22, 2017, at Penwell Gabel Funeral Home in Olathe, with Rosary following at 8:15pm. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10am on Friday at Prince of Peace Catholic Church in Olathe. Burial in Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to Prince of Peace Catholic Church and Catholic Charities.