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Thomas D. Greer

Thomas D Greer, 63 West Des Moines, IA passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 19, 2021.


Tom was born on August 31, 1957 to Donald and Mary Greer. He was raised in West Des Moines, IA and a graduate of Valley High School Class of 1975. He was the Distribution Manager for Payless Cashways in Ankeny for many years before moving back to West Des Moines.


He was a devoted father and grandfather and considered his family his greatest accomplishment. Tom never met a stranger and loved telling his favorite stories to make people laugh. He had a love for getting a good deal and cruising around town visiting neighbors in his 76 Jeep. Tom’s favorite quote was that he was “29 and holding”.


Tom is survived by his children Courtney Strait, Brad Greer (Andrea), Brian Greer (Letha); 7 Grandchildren; his partner Bonita Litten; siblings Nancy Erickson, Debby Grimm (Jim), Steve Greer (Shannon); as well as many nieces and nephews.


He was preceded in death by his daughter Jennifer Greer, parents Donald and Mary Greer, and brother-in-law Russ Erickson.

A Celebration of Life will be held Sunday, January 31, 2021 from 11:00am-2:00pm at the Urbandale Senior Rec Center Community Room 7305 NW Aurora Ave, Urbandale, IA 50322 (masks required).