Tom M Hillbrand age 82 of Lee’s Summit, MO passed away on March 1, 2021. The family is holding a graveside service for family and close friends on March 5th, 2021 at 2:00pm at Mount Olivet Cemetery.
Tom was born in Wichita Kansas on January 17, 1939 and grew up in Kansas City, Missouri. He graduated from Lillis High School in 1956 then joined the Coast Guard and served four years. He married Constance Herter in 1958 and had four children.
He is preceded in death by his wife of 57 years Constance L Hillbrand, parents RJ and Katherine Hillbrand, sister Nancy Williams, son David M Hillbrand and grandson Jacob T Hillbrand.
Tom is survived by son’s Christopher W Hillbrand (Laura) and Mark T Hillbrand, daughter Vicki A Hillbrand all from Lee’s Summit, Missouri. Four grandchildren; Jaycie, Madison, Chance and Leo. Also, survived by his brother John Hillbrand from Katy Texas.
Tom worked for Ford Motor Credit/CNH for thirty years before retiring. He loved to make a lot of crafts and especially doll or bird houses. He had a great sense of humor and loved to play or tell jokes to everyone. He traveled for his job for years and love to share his stories of his travels.