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Tom Pohl

August 8, 1952 ~ November 1, 2017 (age 65)

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November 5, 2017

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Koops Funeral Chapel
935 Fourth Ave.
Lake Odessa, MI 48849

Funeral Service
November 6, 2017

11:00 AM
Koops Funeral Chapel
935 Fourth Ave.
Lake Odessa, MI 48849

Tom Pohl, age 65, of Woodland passed unexpectedly on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at Sparrow Hospital in Lansing. He was born in Lansing to Peter and Margaret (Meyers) Pohl. Tom loved farming his family land in Portland. He also took great pride in the work he did for AM General. In 1979 he married Ardella Badder along with her three daughters and later that year they welcomed another daughter. Tom was a wonderful family man and cherished every one of his grandchildren and great grandchildren. He leaves behind wife; Ardella, children Jody (Dan) Swift, Leann Gardner-VanAcker, Teresa Hilley, Missy (Chris) Stambaugh and Stephanie (Jordan) Porter, 9 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren, siblings Larry Pohl and Maryann (Ed) Eldridge, along many nieces and nephews. Preceding Tom in death are his parents along with siblings Rosie Bugbee and Mickey Pohl. Visitation will be held on Sunday, November 5, 2017 from 2pm until 5pm at Koops Funeral Chapel, Lake Odessa, MI. Funeral Services will be held at 11 am on Monday, November 6, 2017 at Koops Funeral Chapel. Burial will take place at Woodland Memorial Park, Woodland, MI. Memorial contributions can be given to Sunfield Sponsored Programs for Youth “SPYS”. Online condolences can be left at

Charitable donations may be made to:

Sunfield Area SPY's
2543 Eaton Hwy, Sunfield MI 48890
Tel: 1-517-331-0219

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