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Dr. Thomas M. Board, Jr., MD, Col. USAFR (Ret.)


Service: 10:30am Fri. January 19th, 2018
Location: St. Teresa Catholic Church

BOARD, Thomas McKinney, Jr., MD, Col. USAFR (Ret.), 81, of Springfield, passed away Wednesday, January 10, 2018 in his home. He was born August 3, 1936 in Louisville, KY the son of Thomas M. and Priscilla (Jones) Board, Sr. He graduated from St. Xavier High School, Cincinnati in 1954. He earned his graduate degree from The University of Cincinnati in 1958 and graduated from The University of Louisville School of Medicine in 1963. Thomas completed his residency at The University of Louisville in 1968. He served at Minot Air Force Base in Minot, ND through 1970 and then moved to Springfield, Ohio where he opened his urology practice and continued until his retirement in 2001. In addition to his urology practice, Thomas served in the United States Air Force Reserves, retiring as a Colonel. He was a member of St. Teresa Catholic Church.
Survivors include his wife, Dinah (Deichert); three children and spouses, Thomas M. Board, III, Springfield, OH; David & Cassandra Board, Middletown, OH and Nicole & Brent Matthews, Charlotte, NC; four granddaughters, Reagan, Riley, Lauren and Hadley; one brother, Robert & Corinne Board, Prospect, CT; one sister, Pat & Leo Wilson, Pittsburgh, PA and numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held from 4:00 to 7:00 pm on Thursday in the CONROY FUNERAL HOME. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 am on Friday in St. Teresa Catholic Church. Burial will follow in Ferncliff Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to Hospice of Miami Valley, 1948 N. Limestone St., Springfield, Ohio 45503.
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May Tom's memory be a blessing to all that knew him. Kind man and caring physician. Rest in peace.

- Rick Nedelman, Wednesday January 17th, 2018

Dinah, so sorry to hear of your loss. I will keep you and your family in my prayers especially at 10:30 AM on Friday. God's peace.

- Maggie Schief, Wednesday January 17th, 2018

Dinah We are so sorry for your loss. Tom was a wonderful physician and you two had an infectious smile together We have lost so many fine physicians that have given so much to this community. I hope you find comfort in the many wonderful memories both personally and professionally

- Denise Kneisley , Sunday January 14th, 2018

So sorry for your loss. It never gets easy to lose a loved one even though they have lived such a full life. May the memories you all have assist you during this time, the sharing and remembering. God bless and fortify you.

- Susana Rodriguez Ferrer, Friday January 12th, 2018

I am so sorry for your loss Nicole.

- Melissa Paaske Timberman, Friday January 12th, 2018

So sorry for your loss. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers

- Kim Johnson Vineyard , Friday January 12th, 2018

Your dad is part of so many of my happy childhood memories! Sending you all hugs. ❤️

- Gia Borgerson , Friday January 12th, 2018

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