February 16, 1959 - May 22, 2016


Thomas “Tom” Lee Garner, age 57, St. Cloud, MN, died Sunday, May 22, 2016 at his home in St. Cloud, MN.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 11:00 AM at Atonement Lutheran Church, St. Cloud, MN. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church on Saturday. Burial will be in North Star Cemetery, St. Cloud, MN. Funeral arrangements were made by Benson Funeral Home, St. Cloud, MN.

Tom was born February 16, 1959 in Fargo, ND to Bill and LouAnn (Shoquist) Garner. He was a graduate of St. Cloud Apollo High School. Tom married Jane M. Spychala in St. Cloud, MN and they later divorced. He had been employed as a roofer. Tom enjoyed Blues music, picking agates, and especially loved his children.

Survivors include his children, Robert L. Garner of St. Cloud, MN; Frank T. Garner of Milaca, MN; Olivia Leigh Garner of St. Cloud, MN; parents, Bill and LouAnn Garner of St. Cloud, MN; sisters, Jane (Jim) Herian of Moorhead, MN; Kelly (Kevin) Lahr of Caledonia, MI; and Sally (John) Atkinson of St. Cloud, MN.