Thomas Elliot Reicher, 28 days, passed away at the University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City, Iowa, on September 10, 2014. He was born on August 13, 2014, in Dubuque Mercy Hospital the son of Matt and Nichole (Mormann) Reicher. Thomas was baptized on August 13th at Dubuque Mercy Hospital and then transferred to the University Hospitals. He loved to cuddle with his family and his soft fuzzy blue blanket. Survivors left to cherish his short life include his parents, Matt and Nichole Reicher of rural Manchester; a brother, James at home; maternal grandparents, Rick and Cindy Mormann of Earlville; paternal grandparents, Rod and Phyllis Reicher of Dyersville ; maternal great-grandparents, Robert and Susan Garner of Coggon; paternal great-grandparents, Gary and Ann Siddell of Coggon; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins. Thomas was preceded in death by his maternal great-grandparents, Walter and Jean Mormann; and paternal great-grandparents, Steve and LuAnn Reicher.