Thomas Check, 79, of Las Vegas, passed away peacefully, Tuesday, September 25, 2018, surrounded by his family. Tommy was a lifelong musician who started playing the drums at age five and began touring and competing in talent showcases at age seven. His professional career spanned seven decades and included working with some of the biggest names in music. During his career, he played on Broadway, at Carnegie Hall and at many other notable venues around the world. He worked for many years with orchestras on the Strip in Las Vegas, and he finished his career playing at the Palazzo Theater. Tommy was preceded in death by his parents. He will be lovingly remembered by his children, grandchildren and friends. Services will be private. A Celebration of Life honoring Tommy will be held at a later date.