Thomas L. Akers, 80, of Noblesville, passed away January 6, 2018. A graduate of Lawrence Central High School, Tom worked for Joe O’Malia Food Markets for more than 25 years before retiring. After retiring he became very involved in the marching band program at Noblesville High School. Tom was a big sports fan, especially of the Chicago Cubs, Indiana Pacers, and Notre Dame football. Tom was preceded in death by his father, Virgil V Akers, his mother, Valeria V Akers, and his brother, Richard Akers. He is survived by three sons: Michael T Akers (Lisa), William P Akers (Diane), and John D Akers; and nine grandchildren. Calling will take place at Indiana Funeral Care, Harry W. Moore Chapel, 8151 Allisonville Road, Indianapolis, from noon until 1:00 on Tuesday, January 16, with a memorial service to begin at 1:00 pm.