Thomas “Tom” Jay Neuman

Dec 23, 2020
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Thomas “Tom” Jay Neuman, 59, of Evansdale, IA, died Wednesday, December 23, 2020, at MercyOne Waterloo Medical Center following a heart attack.

Tom was born October 11, 1961, in Waterloo, IA, the son of Walter and Donna Bayeh Neuman. He received his Associate degree from Hawkeye Community College. 

He was a Sanitation Engineer for the City of Waterloo. He was married to Kim Kotscher Nelson. Tom was a member of the National Rifle Association (NRA).  He loved driving and watching NASCAR.

Tom is survived by his wife, Kim Nelson of Evansdale; stepsons, Sam Nelson of Colorado and Pat Nelson of Shell Rock, IA; three sisters, Nancy (Cliff) McFarland of La Porte City, IA, Carol Pettengill of Moorhead‚ MN, and Patty (Monty) Martin of Sabin‚ MN; and a brother, John (Susie) Neuman of Athens‚ MI.

He is preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Gloria; and three brothers, Lawrence “Butch”, Michael, and Jerry Neuman.



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  1. Harold M Scott | Jan 04, 2021

    I am sad to hear tom has passed away he was a great friend growing up with lapore city    My  blessings to his family and friends He will be missed


  2. Sam Reiter | Jan 01, 2021

    Very sorry for your loss. Prayers for all his family and friends.


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