Thomas Lascelles, 75, formerly of New Boston, Illinois died Saturday, August 15, 2015 at his home in Muscatine, Iowa. Visitation is Tuesday, August 18th from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at New Boston United Methodist Church. Funeral services are 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, August 19th at New Boston United Methodist Church. Burial will be in New Boston Cemetery. Memorials may be left for New Boston Cemetery. Dennison Funeral Home, Aledo is assisting the family.
Tom was born February 21, 1940, a son of Frank and Margaret Wedekind Lascelles. He graduated from Reynolds High School. On September 22, 1961, he married Virginia McDonald in New Boston. They were married 51 years, before her death on October 19, 2012. Tom retired from Eagles Warehouse as a truck driver and was a member of the Teamsters. He was a talented mechanic and enjoyed restoring old tractors.
Those left to cherish his memory are his children: Jeff (Nilfa) Lascelles, Simi Valley, CA and Vickie (Tom) Sedam, New Boston, IL; 4 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; brothers: Frank and Jack Lascelles, both of Muscatine, IA; sister: Nancy Lascelles, Muscatine, IA and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, and a brother Bill Lascelles.
Cards of condolence may be sent to the family - Vickie Sedam 913 North Street, New Boston, IL 61272. Online condolences may be left at www.dennisonfuneralhome.com.