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Chuck Thome Passes Away

Jim Thome's Dad Passes Away

Peoria, Illinois - We say goodbye to an all-time great man: Chuck thome, Who passed away Saturday.

The Thome family is in the Greater Peoria Sports Hall of  Fame for its excellence in baseball and softball. Chuck was best known for being the father of 2018 National Baseball Hall of Fame player Jim Thome.

Chuck Thome was 83 years old, and certainly will be missed.

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