Thomas Dee Aders passed away on November 30, 2022 at the age of 84. He was surrounded by family. Thomas was born September 11, 1938 in Chicago, IL. He was a lifelong fan of the Chicago Cubs and Bears (and felt blessed to witness a Cubs World Series in his lifetime)! He had a fondness for fishing and the outdoors. He was known to have a fierce loyalty to his family and loved his children greatly. An intimate service was held for family on December 2. He was preceded in death by his parents, Helen and Clyde Aders. Thomas is survived by his wife, Virginia Reinke Aders, three daughters: Victoria (Bobby) Reidl, Alexandra (Michael) Talbert, and Jocelyn (Nicholas) Chambers, and son Christopher (Jolyn) Weaver. He was also survived by his grandchildren: Thomas John Reidl, Dylan and Emma Weaver, Brianna and Ryan Talbert, and Henry and Caroline Chambers. He will be greatly missed by his friends and family.