Robert L. Thomas

January 18, 1920 ‒ March 06, 2010

Delaware, Ohio

Robert L. “Bob” Thomas, age 90 of Delaware, died Saturday morning March 6, 2010 at Wintersong Village.

He was born on January 18, 1920 in Bellpoint to the late Kenneth Paul and Lillian (Leasure) Thomas. A 1938 graduate of Bellpoint High School and a WWII Army Veteran. Member of St Mary Catholic Church where he sang in the funeral choir. Member of the Knights of Columbus, 3rd Degree Knight. Retired service representative for Massey Ferguson.

Bob enjoyed making people laugh whether at or with him. He also enjoyed playing golf with his friends at Hidden Valley Golf Course.

He is survived by brother: John Thomas of Springfield; sisters: Joan Rife of Delaware, June Miner of Delaware, Judy Lamport of Fittstown, Oklahoma; sister-in-law: Donna Starr of Newark; nieces, nephews, friends and neighbors of Riverside Drive.

Preceded in death by his loving wife of 61 years: Mandy “Margaret” Chapin Thomas on January 11, 2009, brothers: Kenneth Jr., Richard; sister: Jane Thomas.

Friends may call Tuesday from 5-7 p.m. with prayer services at 7 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home 75 W. William Street, Delaware. Mass of Christian Burial Wednesday 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church with Rev. David Schalk celebrant. Burial will follow in the St. Mary Cemetery with military honors.

Memorial contributions can be made to: Delaware County Humane Society, 4920 SR 37 E., Delaware, Ohio 43015 or to St Mary Church, 82 E. William Street, Delaware, Ohio 43015.

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