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Thomas Eckholt, 72 - October 14, 2016

Thomas Eugene Eckholt, 72, of Gothenburg passed away Friday, Oct. 14, 2016, at Cozad Health Systems.
No services were conducted. He was laid to rest near his favorite fishing hole.
Eckholt was born July 28, 1944, at Yankton, SD, son of Cyril B. Eckholt and Mary Lalande Eckholt.
He served his country with the Armed Forces for two years and moved around the country, settling in Gothenburg in 2004.
Eckholt spent years working as a painter and as a cook. He was a private man and treasured is alone time, stated family.
He also grew a big garden and enjoyed fishing, and was often referred to as “Tom the Produce Man” or “Tom the Fisherman,” according to family members.
Memorials are suggested to Central Plains Hospice.