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Service


Date:

December 17, 2022

Start Time:

11:45 am

Location:

Poyner Cemetery

Address:

Gilbertville Rd.

Arrangements By:

Parrott & Wood Chapel of Memories

Visitation


Date:

December 17, 2022

Start Time:

10:00 am to 11:30 am

Location:

Parrott & Wood Chapel of Memories

Address:

965 Home Plaza

Waterloo, IA  50701

Thomas “Tom” Drilling

Thomas Lee Drilling was born October 1, 1940, in Oelwein, Iowa, the son of Forrest and Ruth (Allen) Drilling. He attended Waterloo West High School and graduated in 1959. Tom married Sharon Foss on May 7, 1965, at the Walnut Street Baptist Church. He was a carpenter, then worked for John Deere in maintenance until his retirement. Tom enjoyed wood carving and cross stich.

Tom passed away on Tuesday, December 6, 2022, at the Cedar Valley Hospice Home at the age of 82. He is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Joan Lee and a son-in-law, Todd Brown. Tom is survived by his wife, Sharon of Waterloo; son, Timothy (Angela) Drilling of Akin, Minnesota; daughter, Debra Brown of Gosport, Indiana; eight grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be directed to Cedar Valley Hospice.

Visitation: Saturday, December 17, 2022, from 10:00 am to 11:30 am, at Parrott & Wood Chapel of Memories, 965 Home Plaza, Waterloo.

Graveside Services: Saturday, December 17, 2022, at 11:45 am at Poyner Cemetery.

Burial: Poyner Cemetery.

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