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“King” Isadore Tom III “Numuncet” Memorial
“King” Isadore Tom III “Numuncet” Memorial

“King” Isadore Tom III “Numuncet”

“King” Isadore Tom III “Numuncet”

Monday, March 18th, 2024

“King” Isadore Tom III “Numuncet” 59 of Upper Skagit Tribe passed away March 18, 2024 in Bellingham, Washington.

King was born March 12, 1965 in Bellingham to Margene and Isadore Tom Jr.

King fought fires for the Upper Skagit Forestry Department and was a lifelong commercial fisherman; he enjoyed traveling around for stick games and loved his life in the winter months in the longhouse.

He’s survived by his siblings, Lawrence & Julianne Tom, Nancy Tom and David Spencer Jr.; daughter, Mary Henry and family members, Lawrence Ponyboy Tom, Myron Tom, Tyleen Tom and James Mathias and numerous cousins, aunts, uncles, nephews, nieces and friends.

He was preceded in death by his sister, Ann Marie Tom;  brother, Jamey Tom; parents, Margene and Isadore Tom Jr.; daughter, Sophia Henry; grandparents, Arlene and Sherman Williams Sr., Laura & Isadore Tom Sr. and Imagene & Lawrence Joe.

A Prayer Service will be held Thursday, March 21, 2024 at 6:00 at the Upper Skagit Gymnasium; Funeral Service will be held Friday, March 22, 2024 at 10:00; the final resting place will be at the Hamilton Indian Cemetery.  Everyone is invited to share a meal with the family following burial.

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  • Paz Anita

    so sorry to hear this I know you will be missed dearly, you and your family helped us here in nisqually so much prayers of condolences and love to you all ❤️

  • Peter and susan

    We offer our sincere condolences to your loved ones.
    King, rest in peace

  • LouAnn Squally

    my thoughts n prayers my friend fly high..I remember one time at redwind casino I aid come on baby needs new shoes my n ya dad was cheering you on..ya wonder lul bit on slots. Said well you have enough for one shoe…..Fly high my friend