Thomas Dean Ryschon, 73, of North Platte passed away Friday, May 3, 2019 at the Sutherland Care Center.

He was born on July 20, 1946 in Hastings to Bernard H. and Lois A. (Dunbar) Ryschon.

Tom was employed as a conductor and retired from the Union Pacific Railroad.

Tom is survived by his son, Thomas Dean (Kathleen) Ryschon of North Platte; daughter, Tammy Jo (Bill) Zulkowski of Kearney; brothers, Richard Jo Ryschon of North Platte and David Ryschon of North Carolina; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Memorial services will be held on Friday, May 10 at Fort McPherson National Cemetery near Maxwell with Pastor James Trippett officiating and military honors graveside. Adams & Swanson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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