62, Marion, Illinois
Formerly of Oblong, Illinois
Visitation: 5:00 – 7:00 P. M. Thursday, February 10, 2011 – Pulliam Funeral Home, Oblong, Illinois
Funeral Mass: 1:00 P.M. Friday, February 11, 2011, Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Oblong, Illinois
Expressions of Sympathy may take the form of contributions to the American Cancer Society or The Wounded Warrior Project with envelopes available at the Funeral Home and Church or they may mailed to Pulliam Funeral Home, P.C. , P.O. Box 121, Oblong, Illinois 62449.
Military Rites will be conducted by the Oblong American Legion Post #219
Thomas W. “Tom” Hinterscher, 62, Marion, Illinois and formerly of Oblong, Illinois passed away at 7:00 a.m. Saturday, February 5, 2011, at the Woodland Heights Medical Center, Lufkin, Texas. Born in Oblong, Illinois on June 4, 1948, he was the son of Floyd A. Hinterscher and Mildred (Buerster) Hinterscher. He served with the U. S. Army. He was a financial advisor for AXA Equitable. He was a member of St. Joseph Church, Marion, Illinois and he was also a member of the Marion Knights of Columbus.
Thomas is survived by his mother, Mildred Hinterscher; a daughter and son-in-law, Shelley & Dr. Kerry Evans; four grandchildren: Paige Evans, Victor Thomas Evans, Ashlyon Evans and Luke Carter Evans; two brothers and a sister-in-law, Ron & Jeanne Hinterscher and Tim Hinterscher; three sisters and brothers-in-law, Jan & Doug Long, Rita & Keith Wirey and Tammy & Dave Jaben and several nieces and nephews.
Thomas was preceded in death by his father, Floyd A. Hinterscher; a brother, Kevin Hinterscher and a sister, Diane Hinterscher.
Burial will follow in the Oblong Cemetery, Oblong, Illinois.