Thomas "Tom" George CLAPP

17.3.29 – 7.9.2021

Passed away peacefully at SWHC.

Dearly loved and devoted husband of Delma (dec.).

Much loved father of Greg, Peter, Joan (McFadden) and Malcolm.

Father -in-law of Julie, Irene, David and Roxann.

Loved Pa/Ol Pa/Grandpa of Tania, Dave, Emily, Caleb,

Lucas and Alice; Ben, Bec, Abi and Nina; Jason, Carly and Piper;

Katie, Spencer, Noah and Sophie.  Steph and Tony;

Sarah, Anthony and Hudson; Amy, Lachie and baby.

Del and Tom reunited


Thanks Dad, for being such an amazing Father, Pa and Ol Pa.

Your love, support and generosity to family and community has

made a difference to so many lives, in so many ways!

We are going to miss you.

  • Greg, Julie, Ben, Bec, Abi, Nina, Jase, Carly and Piper


Dad and Pa,

Fantastic memories of a wonderful man …

Retiring to the great workshop in the sky.

Our love with you always.

  • Pete, Irene, Steph and Tony


So many things to thank you for dad/Pa

Always ready to help us out.

Always ready with a story, we heard them all, many times!

We will miss you being in our lives, you have left us with so many beautiful memories.

  • Love, Joan, Dave, Katie, Spencer, Noah and Sophie


Dearly loved dad of Malcolm and Roxann.

Pa of Sarah and Anthony; Amy and Lachie

“Old Pa” of Hudson and baby Woodhams

Dad was an exceptional craftsman and teacher, who

passed his interests and knowledge to me.

  • Mal xx

Thanks Pa for our shared conversations and love of books.

  • Roxann

Pa was one of a kind.

We fondly remember him taking us out for meals at La Porchetta.

Rest easy Pa.

  • Sarah and Amy.

It was Tom’s wish to have a Private Cremation

Funeral Notice



  1. I was saddened to learn of Tom’s recent passing. He was a real gentleman and I remember him as a great teacher at Warrnambool North Tech which I attended during the late 1960’s. I send my condolences and best wishes to all his family, at this very sad time, Vale Tom.
    Peter Reed, Warrnambool.

    Peter Reed September 14, 2021
  2. Always happy to see you Tom.
    A true gentleman.
    Reunited with Delma. RIP
    Deepest sympathy to Toms Family.

    Vicki Anders September 14, 2021
  3. We extend our Sincere Sympathy to Tom’s extended families and friends.
    Tom was a true gentleman and friend on and off the croquet lawns.

    The Members of The Terang Croquet Club.

    Aileen Bell. President

    Aileen Bell September 11, 2021