Thomas L. Crosby

Williamsburg – Thomas L. Crosby, age 74 of Williamsburg, Iowa, died peacefully Thursday, March 6, 2014 at his home. Memorial Service: 10:30 A.M. Monday, March 10, 2014, St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Iowa City with Fr. Gary Beckman officiating. Military Honors will be conducted at the church following the service. Inurnment will be at Calvary Cemetery, Marengo. The family will receive friends from 2 to 5 P.M. Sunday, March 9, 2014 at the church in Iowa City, with a Vigil Service at 2:00 P.M. conducted by Fr. Mike Phillips, and a KC Rosary recited at 5 P.M. Memorials may be contributed to the Pro-life organization of the donor’s choice or Essence of Hospice, Amana. Kloster Funeral Home, Marengo is assisting the family with arrangements.

He is survived by his wife Anita; seven children, Timothy Crosby (Rennie) of Austin, TX, Matthew Crosby (Carrie) of Riverside, IA, Benjamin Crosby (Suzi) of Paulsbo, WA, Erin Ferragut (Nelson) of Stevensville, MI, Andrew Crosby of New Orleans, Christopher Crosby of Williamsburg, and Elizabeth Crosby of Iowa City; thirteen grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren and three siblings, Jim Crosby (Virginia) of Kansas City, MO, Doug Crosby (Carole) of Peosta, IA, and Marta Murphy (Joe) of Boston, MA. He was preceded in death by his parents, James Harold Crosby and Anna Belle Wheelock Crosby.

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