Thomas H Lilburn

April 23rd, 1933 to March 25th, 2023

Thomas Harold Lilburn, 89, of Port Huron, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 25, 2023.

He was born April 23, 1933 in Detroit to the late Thomas and Margaret Lilburn. He married the love of his life, Mary Ann Welics on November 15, 1958 in Detroit. She preceded him in death on September 17, 2020.

Thomas retired from Ford Motor Company after 33 years of service. He loved his family and friends unconditionally. Thomas had many passions, including flying his small plane, golfing, and caring for animals.

He is survived by his two daughters, Mary Beth Pattison and Margaret Ann (John) Boonenberg; grandchildren, Ashley Boonenberg, Corryn Pattison and Sara Jayne Wardwell, whom he adored; brother-in-law, Elmer (Charlene) Welics; and many dear friends who loved him and will miss him very much. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Ann Lilburn, and youngest daughter, Kathleen Wardwell.

Visitation will be held from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. on Friday, April 14, 2023 in Pollock-Randall Funeral Home.

Inurnment will be in the Mt. Hope Cemetery Columbarium.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society. To send condolences, visit

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