Funeral services for Tom L. Scheer, 64, of Norfolk, will be 1:30 p.m., Friday, May 16, 2014, at Grace Lutheran Church in Norfolk. Reverend Ray Wilke and Reverend Christopher Asbury will officiate. Burial will be in Prospect Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Home for Funerals.
Mr. Scheer died at his home on Tuesday, May 13, 2014.
Tom was born on March 21, 1950, in Norfolk, the son of Lester and Alece (Mauk) Scheer. He was raised in Norfolk and graduated from Norfolk Senior High School in 1969. He continued his education at Wayne State.
Following his education, Tom returned to Norfolk and managed Norfolk Auto Supply.
On August 7, 1976, Tom married Doris Wagner. They raised two children, Nicholas and Anna.
In addition to Norfolk Auto Supply, Tom had interests in agro business and the grocery industry.
Tom enjoyed fishing, hunting, golf and especially NASCAR. He was always passionate about everything that he did.
However his greatest passion was for his family especially the roll of Papa to his twin granddaughters, Abby and Sophia.
Many of his friends would attest that he loved to live life to the fullest.
Tom is survived by his wife of 37 years; their daughter and her husband, Anna and Gabe Stech, of Omaha; his twin granddaughters, Abby and Sophie; one sister, Mary Scheer, of Nashville, TN and one brother and his wife, Jim and Kristi Scheer of Norfolk.