Thomas Wayne Pierce

The Dalles, Oregon

March 28, 1950 - October 23, 2016

Thomas Wayne Pierce, a longtime resident of Five Mile quietly passed away Sunday the 23rd of October at the age of 66 in The Dalles, Ore. He is survived by his wife, Velda Pierce, daughter Raina Stone, granddaughters Chelsea and Lauren Stone and sister Barbara Pierce.

Tom was born in Oregon City, Ore., and graduated from West Linn High School. He lived in Gladstone, Ore., until moving to The Dalles in 1991. Tom worked on cars his entire life, one of his favorite hobbies, including antique vehicles, Cobras and 4x4 Jeeps. He even had his picture in a 4x4 off road magazine! Tom enjoyed Jet Boat trips, watching westerns, telling stories, helping others and listening to music – especially when performed by friends. He also spent many hours volunteering for the Corp of Engineers “Eagle Watch,” Kids Fishing Day and other events.

Tom’s life will be celebrated among a gathering of family and friends in The Dalles, Ore.


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