Dr. Thomas Michael Julian

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MIDDLETON–Dr. Thomas Michael, age 70, of Middleton, passed away on Feb. 14, 2020, of pancreatic cancer. He was born on June 30, 1949, in Minneapolis, MN, the son of Earl and Pearl (Passi) Julian. Tom graduated from Silver Lake High School and went on to graduate from St. Cloud University. He married Kathy Chalupsky on June 12, 1971, in Silver Lake, MN. and they moved to Brainerd, MN., where he was a social worker.

They then moved to Minneapolis, where Tom attended medical school at the University of Minnesota and graduated in 1978. He was a physician there until moving to Middleton in 1988. He finished his career at the University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics, retiring in 2011. He was a member of many professional organizations and did much speaking, editing and writing of papers and books. He greatly appreciated the patients, students, interns, nurses and staff that he worked with throughout the years.

During his free time, Tom enjoyed playing baseball and guitar, wood carving, teaching, crosswords, gardening, drawing, cartooning and spending time with his grandchildren.  His favorite thing in life was being a grandpa.

Tom is survived by his wife, Kathy; two sons, Andrew (Mackenzie) Julian and Matthew (Kelly) Julian; daughter, Christine (Nicholas) Julian-Hoernke; seven grandchildren, Brady, Piper and Hadley Julian, Ruby Julian, Noah, Grace and Emma Hoernke; three sisters, Denise (Jeff) Benson, Jean (Tom) Williams and Lisa (Randy) Jackson; brother, Scott (Lori) Julian; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; and grandson, James Julian.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Bernard Catholic Church, 7450 University Ave., Middleton, at 11 a.m. on Feb. 24, 2020, with Father Brian Wilk presiding. Visitation will be held at the church from 9 a.m. until the time of Mass on Monday.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) or Middleton Outreach Ministry (MOM). Thank you for the help and support given by Tom’s doctors and Agrace HospiceCare during his illness. Online condolences may be made at gundersonfh.com.

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