Tommy Rex Cogswell passed away on October 19, 2023. A Mesa native, Tom was born February 28, 1950 and raised in citrus groves in the local area. He was a long time maintenance specialist for Mesa Public Schools. A real joy for Tom was professionally playing Santa Claus for many seasons around the valley. He is lovingly survived by his wife, Lorna, sons Jeff and Adam, and grandson Bobby. Tom is also survived by siblings Denny and Darryl.
Loved and respected by all who knew him, Tom’s gentle spirit and infectious smile will be missed. Memorial service will be held at 10am on Oct 27th at the LDS church on 1430 N. Recker RD, Mesa, AZ 85205.