Colin “Pete” Tomow Sr., 65, of Keshena, entered the Spirit World on Sunday, March 23, 2014. Born on March 30, 1948, in Keshena, he was the son of the late Henry and Frances (Waupoose) Tomow.
Pete worked for three years at the Menominee Tribal Police Department and 38 years for the Menominee Indian School District. When not working, he loved to hunt and fish. He was a wonderful husband, father, grandpa and great-grandpa and will be sadly missed by many.
Pete is survived by his wife of 44 years, Angalacq; six children, Paul, Elizabeth (Mitchell), Karen (Dale Jr.), Margaret, Colin Jr. (Darlene), William; eight grandchildren, Stephanie, Adam, Maria, John Jr., Mason, Wyatt, Viviane, Dale III; five great-grandchildren, Desirae, Hailey, Jazmin, Kobe, Peirce; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pete was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Bernard “Joe” and Louis “Sonny” Tomow; and four sisters, Gertrude “Mindy,” Elizabeth “Pachie,” Lucille and Margaret.