Thomas P. Robyt, 79, of East Moline, Illinois, died Wednesday, February 12, 2020, in Genesis Medical Center, Illini Campus, Silvis, Illinois.
Services are 11 a.m. Monday in the Horizon Room at Trimble Funeral Home at Trimble Pointe, 701 12th Street, Moline. Burial is in Greenview Memorial Gardens, East Moline. Visitation is one hour before the services. Memorials may be made to the Quad City Animal Welfare Center, Milan.
Thomas Paul Robyt was born May 10, 1940, in Moline, to Walter L. and Marjorie (Jamieson) Robyt. He graduated from UTHS, and attended St. Ambrose University and Iowa State University. He served in the U.S. Army, and was employed at International Harvester Farmall Works and retired from Navistar. He was a member of the Shelby American Automobile Club, American Bowling Congress, and Rock Island County Farm Bureau. He enjoyed golfing, bowling, farming, cars and antique tractors.
Tom is survived by two nieces and a nephew and their spouses, Melissa and David Chapman of Geneseo, Illinois, Stephanie and Charles Schneider of Plano, Illinois, and Steve and Stephanie Hamilton of North Liberty, Iowa; great-nieces and nephews, Savannah and Jamieson Chapman, Tenley Hamilton, and Joshua and Ashleigh Schneider; and a brother-in-law, Harry Hamilton of Charleston, South Carolina. He was preceded in death by two sisters and a brother-in-law, Myrna Hamilton and Carol and C. Edward Thiessen.
Tom’s family invites friends to share stories and condolences at TrimbleFuneralHomes.com.