Obituary: Thomas Harvey Broadway Jr.

Obituary: Thomas Harvey Broadway Jr.

Obituary: Thomas Harvey Broadway Jr.

Thomas Harvey Broadway Jr., passed away on August 28, 2019 with family by his side after fighting as long as he could with Liver cancer.  

Thomas was born to Thomas Harvey Broadway Sr and Mary Maxine Broadway on March 23, 1948. He graduated from Battle Mountain

High School in 1967. He Served in the military from 1968-1971 and was stationed in Germany and then Veitnam during the war. 

After coming back to Battle Mountain he married Rhonda Minter on July 3, 1971 and had two sons Wesley and Waylen Broadway. 

Him and Rhonda later divorced and he reconnected with Wanda Stewart and were married on May 9, 1998.  Tom Worked as a field Diesel mechanic for many years and later passed his knowledge onto future Mechanics teaching at Great Basin College and Battle Mountain High School. 

Tom was a special kind of man who we all admired! He loved to spend his time outdoors. He loved to fish and hunt and gardening.

He was an active member in the VFW. He loved spending time with his family and always willing to lend a hand where needed. He  will be truly missed!

Tom is survived by his children Wesley Broadway, Waylen (Christi) Broadway, and step daughters Camie(Mike) Gray, Ginger(Scott) Hoy; seven grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. 

He is preceded in death by his parents, his beloved wife Wanda L. Broadway and brothers Ivan D. Broadway, Dennis L. Wilkerson, and Lyle R. Broadway. 

A graveside service will be held on September 21, 2019 at 11 am at the Battle Mountain Cemetery. With a potluck lunch to follow to share memories.