Thomas C. Bissell

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202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 2/12/2008 14:00:00

202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 2/13/2008 11:00:00

Thomas C. Bissell, age 60, resident of Willard, Ohio passed away unexpectly on Saturday, February 9, 2008 in Willard Mercy Hospital. He was born on July 19, 1947 in Mt. Olive, Ohio and has been a Willard resident the majority of his life. Tom has been employeed with Mayflower Vehicle Systems in Norwalk for over 40 years. He is a member of the Guinea Corners Church and the Attica Masonic Lodge #367 F & AM. Tom enjoyed going to flea markets and was an avid NASCAR fan.
He is survived by his wife, Gloria (Briggs) Bissell whom he married on March 19, 1966; a daughter and son-in-law, Angie and Fred Taylor of New Haven; two granddaughters, Casey and Savannah Taylor; his mother, Mildred (Price) Bissell of Belpre, Ohio; one brother and sister-in-law, George and Beth Bissell of New Haven; one sister and brother-in-law, Marjorie and Dale Welsh of Belpre, Ohio; and many nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his father, George Bissell and a brother, Elber Bissell.
Friends may call at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard on Tuesday, February 12, 2008 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 11:00 AM at the funeral home with Reverend Velman Sexton officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery in New Haven, Ohio. Memorial contributions can be give to the family. Online condolences can be made at


Casey Taylor - Mar 20, 2019
It hurts 11 years later just as bad as it did the day i got the call and raced to the hospital. You should still be here! You would love your great grandsons so much! If i knew what i do now, i would have never left that night. I miss you tremendously it never gets easy, ive just learned to live with it. Love you, take care of my fur baby kilo until i get there
savannah - Feb 17, 2008

paw paw i love and miss you already

Sandy Bauer - Feb 14, 2008

Gloria, I am so sorry to hear about your loss. Tom was such a nice man. I always loved talking to you guys at New Haven Carry-out when I worked there. He is one person that this earth needs more of. Love Sandy Bauer, Shiloh

Terri Bays Schmidt - Feb 14, 2008

Angie, I am so sorry for you loss. Your family will be in my thoughts and prayers,

Bobbie Beamer Bissell Coulter - Feb 12, 2008

I am so sorry for your loss. Tom was a wonderful man!

Donna Stanley - Feb 12, 2008

Gloria & family,
I always enjoyed visiting with you and Tom. I was shocked to hear of his passing. Take care. Donna Stanley

ANNA FREE - Feb 11, 2008

Willard has lost a wonderful person. Met Tom when I worked at the New haven post office. Have known the family for many years. My heart goes out to the family during this sad time.
Hugs and prayers from Alaska