Tom Makin, 55

OSWEGO, NY – Tom Makin, 55, of Oswego, died Wednesday July 16, 2014, after a sudden attack.

He was born in Ocean City, Calif., the son of Ann Makin of Oswego and the late Ralph Makin.

Tom Makin
Tom Makin

Tom lived in California and then worked as on the offshore oil rigs in Louisiana, before moving to Oswego, where he was a former maintenance man for Dr. Ram in Oswego.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and watching most sports.

In addition to his mother, Tom is survived by his partner of 20 years, Jackie Clarke of Oswego; children, Gabriel Makin of Louisiana, Alex Makin of Oswego, Stephen Monette of Florida, Adam Monette of Oswego and Emily Monette of Oswego; his siblings, Theresa (Larry Steinburg) Makin of Oswego, Kathy (Ed) Duda of Connecticut, Robert Makin of Florida; and two nieces.

Calling hours will be Sunday from 1 – 3 p.m. at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. Fourth St., Oswego.

Services will be Sunday at 3 p.m. at the funeral home.