Thomas P HoenSeptember 5, 1962 ~ November 26, 2017 (age 55)
Thomas P. Hoen, 55, of Newton died on Sunday, November 26, 2017, at Accura Healthcare of Baxter. On Thursday, November 30, 2017, the family will greet friends from 5-6:30 p.m. followed by a time of memory sharing at 6:30 p.m. at the Wallace Family Funeral Home and Crematory. Memorials to Tom’s family may be left at the funeral home.
Tom, the son of Robert “Bob” and Marge (Nichols) Hoen, was born on September 5, 1962 in Newton. He graduated from Newton High School in 1981. Tom worked for the Maytag Company in the sheet metal department until the company’s closing. Tom was a member of the UAW Local 997. He enjoyed doing arts and crafts and had made many dream catchers. Tom also liked collecting antiques, fishing, and cheering on Jeff Gordon. He especially enjoyed spending time with his family and grandchildren.
Tom is survived by his children, Kurt (Jennifer) Hoen of Newton, Emilee Shrestha (Zach Harrelson) of Mitchellville, Macie Hoen of Ankeny, and Mallorie Hoen (Scott Sheridan) of Ankeny; seven grandchildren, Gabriel, Raven, Peyton, Olivia, Maya, Ruby, and Uriah; his sisters, Nancy (Dennis) Parrott of Newton and Kathy (Gary) Henry of Fairfield; nieces and nephews, Josh Potter, Katie (Todd) Revell, Kristy (Nate) Combs, and Chad Henry; paternal aunts, Carol Hawkins and Marge Niewald; paternal uncle, Gary Hoen; many cousins including John (Janet) Hawkins of Bondurant; and his girlfriend, Keri Yoakum of Baxter. He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Denny Hoen; and an uncle, Joe Nichols.