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Thomas Cameron

Monday, July 23, 2012

Thomas K. "Tom" Cameron, age 76, of Alta, passed away on Saturday, July 14, at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center of Storm Lake. A funeral service will be held on Friday, July 20, at 10:00 a.m. at the Church of Christ of Alta with the Rev. Kevin Lewis officiating. Burial will be in the Elk Township Cemetery of Alta. A visitation will be held on Thursday, July 19, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Nicklas D. Jensen Funeral Home of Alta. The Nicklas D. Jensen Funeral Home of Alta is in charge of the arrangements.

Thomas Kay Cameron was born October 13, 1935 in Niobrara, Neb. to Paul and Selma (Block) Cameron. He moved with his family to Cherokee county for a short time, then to Alta where he attended Fairview School, graduating in 1954.

On December 31, 1972, Tom was united in marriage to Judith Ann Corrington in Quimby. They are parents of one daughter, Lisa.

Tom was a lifelong farmer in the Alta area. He enjoyed gardening, especially for sweet corn, caring for his pets and attending farm auctions.

Tom is remembered by his wife Judy of Alta; his daughter, Lisa (Tim) Andersen of Ankeny; his grandchildren, Cameron and Corinne Andersen; his sisters, Janis Kreisler of Ida Grove and Jeana (Vern) Hansen of Trenton, Mo.

On-line condolences can be made at nicklasdjensenfh.com