Nathan "Nate" Paul Vest
September 7, 2017


Nathan "Nate" Paul Vest, 29, of Tama, passed away Monday, August 28, 2017 at his home. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 10:30 AM at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home in Tama with Pastor Warren Riley officiating. Interment will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Tama. Visitation will be held Friday, September 8, 2017 from 4-8 PM at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home.

Nathan was born on November 10, 1987, in Grinnell, Iowa, the son of Michael and Bobi (Kent) Vest.

He graduated from South Tama County High School in 2006 and received his Associate's Degree from Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids. Nate was employed at Thomas Company in Tama. He enjoyed playing Domino's, fishing, golfing and cars.

Survivors include his infant son, Holdyn Dean Vest; his mother, Bobi Maus of Brooklyn; his father, Mike (Chris) Vest of Grinnell; two brothers, Michael (Lucy) Vest of Tama, and Adam (Leanna) Vest of Newton; one step-brother, Jeremie (Lauren) Maus of North Liberty; one step-sister, Jennifer (Derek) Wilson of Peoria, IL; his grandmother, Colene Kent of Brooklyn; his grandfather, Don (Collene) Vest of Independence, MO; niece and nephews, Makayla, Ayden, Connor, Owen and Emmett Vest; aunt, Kay (Bill) Butterfield and several other aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Preceding him in death were his grandparents, Bob Kent and Patsy Vest; and one son, Brennan Vest.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund will be established and may be directed to the family or to the "Nathan Vest Memorial Fund" at Lincoln Savings Bank in Tama, IA.


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