Obituary and Service Information for Thomas Michael Surdyke
|Surdyke, Thomas Michael|
Date: Reception, Friday, July 22, 2016
Time: 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Lexington Inn, 1200 West Gannon, Drive, Festus, Missouri, 63028
Date: Memorial Service, Friday, July 22, 2016
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Lexington Inn, 1200 West Gannon Drive, Festus, Missouri, 63028
may be made to the Cadet Tom Surdyke Memorial Fund: https://www.gofundme.com/cdtsurdykememorial
Thomas Michael Surdyke, 18, former longtime resident of Festus, Missouri, entered into eternal rest on June 28, 2016 in Stony Brook, NY. Thomas was a member of the USMA class of 2019, Company B, 4th Regiment. He was a valued member of his company’s Sandhurst team. He made the Dean’s list both semesters that he attended West Point. Tom was awarded posthumously the Soldier’s Medal. “’The Soldier’s Medal is awarded to any person of the Armed Forces of the United States or of a friendly foreign nation who, while serving in any capacity with the Army of the United States distinguished himself or herself by heroism not involving actual conflict with an enemy."
Son of Timothy Scott Surdyke and Janice Louise Laiben Surdyke, Tom was born July 4, 1997 in Festus, Missouri.