King-Lynk Obituary – Thomas Mohrfeld, 73, Fort Madison


Thomas Harold Mohrfeld, 73, of Fort Madison, IA passed away Saturday, April 8, 2017 at the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics in Iowa City. Tom was born on December 6, 1943 in Fort Madison, IA. He was the son of Harold and Mary Florence Mohrfeld.

Tom graduated from Aquinas High School in 1961 and continued his education by playing college basketball and graduating from Marquette University in 1965. He served in the United States National Guard. On October 26, 1968, he married Mary Alice Wudy in Milwaukee, WI. Tom spent his entire career in the financial industry, most recently with Ameriprise Financial. He volunteered his time to the Southeastern Community Foundation, Aquinas Catholic School System, Ss. Mary and Joseph Catholic Church Ministries and served as the President of United Way. Tom enjoyed both playing and watching golf and was an avid Cardinal, Packer, and Notre Dame fan.

Those left to honor his memory include his wife, Mary Alice Mohrfeld of Fort Madison, IA; one daughter, Jennifer Gill and husband, Gregg of St. Charles, IL; one son, Jeffrey Mohrfeld and wife, Christine of Colorado Springs, CO.  He is also survived by his five grandchildren, Kaitlyn and Alexandra Gill and Addison, Mason, and Gracyn Mohrfeld; one brother, John Mohrfeld, wife Jean of Menomonee Falls, WI; nephews, Michael, Andrew & Christopher Mohrfeld & families and a brother in law: Tom Wudy, wife Ceil of Pewaukee, WI.

A celebration of his life will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at Ss. Mary and Joseph Catholic Church with Rev. Mark P. Spring officiating.  Cremation has been accorded.  In lieu of flowers, memorials have been established for Multiple Sclerosis Foundation or Holy Trinity Catholic Schools System.  A luncheon will follow the service at McAleer Hall.  Online condolences to Tom’s family may be left at the King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory website:  King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family with the arrangements.

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