Thomas Halvorsen

Godfrey |

Thomas “Tom” Halvorsen, 72, died at 9:36 p.m. on Tuesday, January 4, 2022, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, MO.   

He was born May 8, 1949, in Chicago, IL the son of the late Harry and Anne (Krosvic) Halvorsen.  He was retired from Olin Corporation as a supervisor and was co-owner with his wife Roxie, of Norb's Tavern in North Alton. Tom was a U. S. Navy Vietnam Veteran.   On February 14, 1992, in Lake Tahoe, NV he married the former Roxie Lewis, and she survives. 

Also surviving are two sons, Tom Halvorsen (Karen) of St. Petersburg, FL and Brian Halvorsen of New Milford, CT., a step-daughter, Angela Meyers of Hillsboro, IL, one sister, Karen Halvorsen of Larkspur, CA and two brothers, Richard Halvorsen (Shari) of Sun City Center, FL and Harry Halvorsen of Harwinton, CT., several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.   

No services are scheduled.   Memorials may be made to the 5A’s Animal Shelter.  Gent Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.   Additional information and online guest book may be found at

Obit Provided By:
Gent Funeral Home

Print Version

Join our mailing list Subscribe to our Daily Update
200 W. Third Street | Alton, IL 62002
Suite 200
HOME  |   Advertise With Us  |   Job Opportunities  |   Our Partners  |   Web Design Services  |   Contact US  |   Site Map   |  RSS Feeds  |  Email   |  Privacy Policy