James T. Tucker
March 5, 1966 ~ April 3, 2011
James T. Tucker, age 45, of New Hampton, IA died April 3, 2011 at his home. James Thomas Tucker was born on March 5, 1966 to Larry and Phoeba (Rodgers) Tucker in Moline, IL. He graduated from Moline High School in 1984. On September 5, 1986 Jim was united in marriage to Terry Merritt in Rock Island, IL. The couple lived in Andalusia, IL before moving to New Hampton in 1993. Jim was employed with Waste Management in Mason City, IA at the time of his death. Jim enjoyed playing golf, watching football, and spending time with his family. He is survived by mother, Phoeba (Wayne) Popp of Ionia, IA; his wife, Terry of New Hampton; his children Ashley (Cory) Hammer, James Tucker, and Taylor Tucker, all of New Hampton; his brothers and sisters, Wendy (Harlan) Peters of New Hampton, Brian Van Dewalle of Moline, IL, Scott Van Dewalle of Moline, IL; several aunts and uncles and nieces and nephews. Jim was preceded in death by his grandparents and his father Larry Tucker. Memorials: Memorials may be directed to the family. Service: A private family service will be held at Conway-Kolbet Funeral Home at a later date.