Thomas John Hailstone, 65 of Gillespie, died at his residence on Wednesday, September 15, 2021. He was born on March 6, 1956, in Litchfield to Orval D. Hailstone and Margaret (Hanlon) Hailstone.
He was retired after having been an information analyst for the State of Illinois for 35 years.
He is survived by his brother, Michael (Elaine) Hailstone of Gillespie; sister, Maribeth Moore of Gillespie; nephews, Brad Moore and Chris Hailstone; nieces, Amy Hailstone and Stephanie White; and several great-nieces and great-nephews.
Thomas was preceded in death by his parents.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Memorials are suggested to Adopt-A-Pet PO or Gillespie-Benld Area Ambulance Service. Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie is in charge of the arrangements.