Cuba – Thomas H. Wind "Fisherman & Photographer"
Thomas H. Wind, of 3106 1/2 Haskell Road, passed away on Saturday, April 4, 2020, shortly after arrival at the Olean General Hospital, following an illness.
Tom was born on March 31, 1960 in Rantoul, Illinois and was a son of Ronald H. and Reiko Nakjima Wind. He attended Hinsdale High School and Jamestown Community College in Olean. Tom currently worked for Gypsum in Elma, primarily doing sealing work as well as other construction work. He lived in Florida for a period of time as well, where he also did sealing work. Tom enjoyed fishing and photography, but he truly loved being outdoors. He was fondly known by his family and friends as "Uncle Tom."
Tom is survived by; a niece, Heather Thomas of Allegany; an uncle, Jim Wind of North Carolina; and many cousins, including, Bruce and Rose Crandell of Cuba.
Tom was predeceased by, his sister, Joyce E. Wind on May 8, 2002.
A Graveside Service will be held in Pleasant Valley Cemetery on Thursday, April 9, 2020. The Rev. Adam D. Stein, Pastor of the Creekside Chapel, will officiate. Arrangements are under the direction of the Letro-McIntosh-Spink Funeral Home, Inc.,646 East State Street, Olean. Online condolences may be made at www.LetroMcIntoshSpinkFuneralHome.com
In lieu of flowers, Memorials may be made to the Hinsdale Fire Department, 3832 Main Street, Hinsdale, New York 14743 or to the American Cancer Society, 13 Beech Street, Johnson City, New York 13790.