Sunday, December 11, 2016 from 3:00 to 6:00 pm
Parrott & Wood Chapel of Memories
965 Home Plaza
Waterloo, IA 50701
Monday, December 12, 2016 at 10:30 am
Queen of Peace Parish
320 Mulberry St.
Waterloo, IA 50703
Monday, December 12, 2016
Mt. Olivet Cemetery
Anthony “Tony” Thomas Dinnebier was born July 5, 1922 in Grundy Center, Iowa: the son of Joseph and Ottilie (Helmick) Dinnebier. He was united in marriage to Rita Hoffman at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Waterloo, Iowa. Tony was a truck driver for Western Transportation Company, retiring after 32 years. After his retirement, Tony drove bus for the Iowa Braille and Sight Saving School, while Rita helped him take care of the kids. He enjoyed gardening, taking care of his yard, playing cards and in earlier years, throwing horse shoes. He was also a Cubs fan. Tony and Rita were snow birds in Arizona, California Texas and Florida.
Tony passed away on Thursday, December 8, 2016 at Pinnacle Specialty Care at the age of 94. He is preceded in death by his parents; a daughter Kathleen Ambrosy; 5 brothers: Joseph, Wensel, Edward, William and Carl and a sister Alvina Ellison. Tony is survived by his wife Rita of Cedar Falls; 2 sons: Ron (Bev) Dinnebier of Raymond and Mark (Dorlene) Dinnebier of Waterloo; 2 daughters: Debra Dinnebier of Waterloo and Karen (Barry) Barryhill of Indianapolis, Indiana; 10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; a great-great granddaughter and a sister Mary Freeland of Waterloo.