Thomas John Rossmiller, 62, of Lindenhurst, IL passed away peacefully with his sisters by his side at Condell Medical Center in Libertyville, IL on Friday, March 6, 2020, following a fall in his home.
Tom was born on January 18, 1958 in Fort Atkinson, WI, the son of James and Rita (Shroble) Rossmiller.
He was a graduate of Fort Atkinson High School and earned a degree in electrical engineering from Milwaukee School of Engineering. His career as an expert in manufacturing automation took him to many places throughout Europe, North and South America. He was employed most recently by Rexroth Indramat and CNH Industrial America.
Tom is survived by his father, Jim Rossmiller; his brother, Jim (Amy) Rossmiller; his sisters, Janice Berg, Mary Emrick, Kathy (Bob) Cheek. Tom had a special love for his nieces and nephews, Lisa, Kate, Matt, Kara, Luke, Joe, Andy, Laura, Michael, Sarah, Robert. Tom especially loved the little ones.
His dear mother, Rita, predeceased him.
Tom was a complicated, compassionate guy. He had an uncanny sense of humor with an unforgettable laugh, an intuitive sense of people and a strong belief in his faith.
A private family celebration of Tom’s life will be held at a later date.
The Symonds Lakes Funeral Home of Grayslake, IL were entrusted with arrangements, for additional information please contact the funeral home847-543-1080.