Thomas Precious, 75

Sept. 9, 1945 —
Sept. 29, 2020
FORMERLY OF CRESCO - Thomas A. Precious, age 75, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Sept. 29, 2020. 
A private family celebration will be held at a later date.
Tom was born on Sept. 9, 1945 to Doc (Ernest) and Louise Precious of Cresco, Iowa.
Tom was a Vietnam Veteran, who retired from Lock and Dam #2, Hastings, Minn. in 2002. He was a very loved son, husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He enjoyed watching sports, spending time with family and watching his grandchildren grow. 
Watch over us from that giant stadium in the sky! We hope you pick the best seat and have comfort and peace!
Tom is survived by his wife, Terry Precious; children, Jay Precious, Tina (Chad) Werner and Laurie Precious; stepchildren, Jenny (Trevor) Larson, Angie (Mike) Nielsen and Marc White; sister, Carolyn Felker; 12 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. 
He was preceded in death by his loving parents, Doc (Ernest) and Louise Precious, as well as many brothers and sisters. 
In lieu of memorials, family asks you to donate to Free Urns for Veterans at They provide free beautiful handmade urns to all honorably discharged veterans. 

Cresco Times

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Cresco, IA 52136

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