Japheth D. Tomlinson, age 24, of Topeka, KS, passed away on Monday, August 15, 2022.
He was born the son of Jeremy D. Tomlinson and Ariella Scrivner in Topeka, KS, on December 5, 1997.
Japheth was a hands-on type of person. He enjoyed learning new skills and trades and was not scared to tackle a project. His family will remember him as a passionate debater and willing to debate and subject or topic, always coming out as a winner. His family was his pride and joy, especially his two beloved daughters.
Survivors include his parents; daughters, Hermosa and Ximena Tomlinson; brother, Nathan Welch; sister, Brianna Welch; grandma and step-grandpa, Stephanie Lopez and Jose; grandpa, Gregory Tomlinson, Sr.; aunt, Rachel Tomlinson; great-grandpa, Dean Tomlinson. Other survivors include a loving extended family that includes uncles, aunts, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his great-grandparents, Rufino and Delores Garcia; uncle, Gregory Tomlinson, Jr., and great-grandma, Connie Tomlinson.
He will lie in state on Wednesday, August 31, 2022, from 9:30 A.M. to 10:30 A.M., followed by a rosary at 10:30 A.M., at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 A.M., at the church. Cremation will follow after the service.
Memorial contributions can be made in Japheth’s loving memory to Brennan-Mathena Funeral Home.
To share a memory or to leave condolences, please visit, www.brennanmathenafh.com.
Arrangements entrusted to Brennan-Mathena Funeral Home, 800 SW 6th Ave., Topeka, KS 66603.