Thomas William Jansen\nHorseheads, NY\nPassed away Sunday, January 30, 2022 at the age of 62. Tom was born on October 31, 1959 in Elmira, NY, the son of the late William and Christine Michalko Jansen. He is survived by his loving wife of 33 years, Mary Ellen Sierzant Jansen; sons, Colin Thomas Jansen, and Connor Mark Jansen; sisters, Debbie (Rick) Kincaid, Dawn (Joe) Lyden, Billie (Bob) Claggett and Mary Beth Jansen and several nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of friends. Tom graduated from Horseheads High School, CCC, Brockport and Mansfield University. For 31 years Tom was a teacher, educator, and coach guiding his student athletes in Cross country, indoor track and track and field at Horseheads High School to be the best they can be on and off the field. Faith was always important to Tom and nothing made him happier than being with his family and celebrating life's milestones. The family will welcome relatives and friends to a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Patrick's Church, Elmira, NY on Wednesday, February 2, 2022 at 11AM. As all are welcome, we will be adhering to NYS regulations for social distancing. Those wishing to remember Tom please consider donations in his memory to Breesport Fire Dept., PO Box A, Breesport, NY 14816.