Thomas E. Hounam
(28 Dec 1943- 18 Aug 2010)
Transferred to Heaven I from ON VI

Tom Hounam

HOUNAM, Thomas E. - Peacefully, at the Brantford General Hospital on Wednesday August 18th 2010 at the age of 67. Beloved husband and best friend of Anna (D'Egidio) for 31 years. Loving father of Thomas and Cora, Scott and Aimee, Shane and Melissa, and Jade and Guy, all of Brantford. Treasured grandfather of Tyler, McKinley, Korbin, Kielyn, Ethyn, and Sierra. Dear brother of Brenda Hounam, Eric and Gail, Berniece and Rick Martins, and Benita Hounam. Thomas will also be lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and extended family members.

Thomas was an active member of the Masonic Lodge Reba #515 in Brantford for the last five years, and the Blue Knights Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club since 1984. As a Blue Knight he held the positions of Ride Captain, Quartermaster, Director, Secretary within the chapter. He would attend as many Conference and International events as he could. He enjoyed spending time with other Blue Knights from across Canada and the USA. One of the most memorable rides was with his friends and fellow Blue Knights to the east coast.

He also served on the Brantford Auxiliary Police for 22 years. Family and friends will be received at McCLEISTER FUNERAL HOME, 495 Park Rd. N., on Monday from 2 - 4 & 7 - 9 p.m. A Memorial Service to celebrate Thomas' life will be held in the chapel on Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. Cremation has taken place. As expressions of sympathy, donations made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be gratefully appreciated.