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Tom Bougie Passes Away

By SEMA Editors

PWA President John Towle (left) presents Tom Bougie (right) with the PWA Person of the Year award in 1995.

Thomas G. Bougie, 63, of Grand Forks, North Dakota, died Thursday, February 18, in Altru Hospital after a battle with cancer. A sales rep for Considine Sales & Marketing, Bougie had more than 30 years of aftermarket experience in manufacturing sales management. He was awarded PWA's Person of the Year in 1995.

He is survived by his wife of nearly 45 years, Debra from Grand Forks; sons Derek, 43, and Danny, 41; granddaughters Jordan, 22, Piperlily, 3, and Ivorewillow, 13 months from California; brother Paul, 73, from New Mexico; and sister Mary from Minnesota.

The memorial service was held February 21 at Amundson Funeral Home in Grand Forks.