Thomas L. Finen, 72, passed away peacefully at the Heartland in Houston on August 2, 2010 after a two month battle with lung cancer.
Tom is survived by Marie, his wife, daughter Mishelle (Mickey), son-in-law Keith Hendershot, and his sister Helen Todd, who lives in up-state New York.
Tow was born in Utica, New York. He worked in the grocery business for over
He loved being involved and helping to rescue Collies and being part of their lives. Marie and Tom have adopted five Collies (Lady, Britt, Lady Jess, King Truman, Blaze Man, and Mandy) since 2001. Their Collies are known as the �Fab 5�. Tom bought Marie her first Collie named Coppy, for a wedding gift
He will be missed greatly by all-his family, his dogs, and his friends. Tom
He will be sharing his life with Lady Jess, one of their Collies who went to Rainbow Bridge on August 9 from Liver Cancer at the age of 9.
Although Tom left us much too soon, we will remember him always!
If Tears Could Build A Stairway
If tears could build a stairway
My heart's still active in sadness
Since you'll never be forgotten
God knows why, with chilling touch,