May 23, 2023 at 8:07 p.m.

Thomas J. Eveslage

Thomas J. Eveslage
Thomas J. Eveslage

Thomas John Eveslage, 58, of Avon, passed away unexpectedly May 11, 2023, in Fargo, North Dakota. 

Thomas was born Sept. 22, 1964, in Sauk Centre to Leo and Bernice “Gracie” Eveslage. Tom graduated from Melrose High School and furthered his education at Wadena Tech. After graduation, he moved to Florida and worked at Siemen Stromberg-Carlson. 

Tom and Brenda (Woodard) Eveslage were married July 23, 1994, in Dayton, Ohio. Tom and Brenda moved to Minnesota, where he worked for Albany Mutual Telephone Company. Most recently he worked for Gardonville Cooperative Telephone Association as a network engineer manager. 

Thomas was a member of the Stearns County Pioneer Club. In his free time, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, riding his Harley motorcycle, antique snowmobiles, grilling, lake days at the cabin, and socializing with friends and family. 

Thomas is survived by his loving wife, Brenda, of 29 years; daughter Gracen of Avon; father Leo Eveslage of Albany; siblings Greg (Karen) Eveslage of Melrose, Karen (Damon) Harrison of St. Martin, Pam (Steve) Herdering of Sauk Centre, and Peggy (Joseph) Marthaler of Sartell, and many nieces and nephews.

 Tom was welcomed into heaven by his loving mother, Gracie Eveslage; nephew Joshua Harrison; as well as many other relatives and friends. 

A celebration of life service will be held at the Stearns County Pioneer Club, located at 21565 360th St., Albany, at 1 p.m., Saturday, May 27. It will be followed by an open house from 2-4 p.m., to celebrate his life. Please dress casually as that’s what Tom would’ve wanted.  

Arrangements entrusted to the care of Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center, Fargo. To sign the online guestbook, please visit




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