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Samuel R. Thomas

September 3, 1928 ~ April 16, 2017 (age 88)

Samuel R. Thomas, 88, of Perry Twp., Star Junction, died Sunday, April 16, 2017 at his home surrounded by his family.  Born September 3, 1928 in Smock, he was the son of the late Oran and Jatie Masako Thomas.  A resident of Star Junction for the past 48 years, Mr. Thomas was a member of Church of Jesus Christ, Vanderbilt and was a retired crane man from US Steel, Duquesne.

He is survived by his two sons & daughter in law Samuel O. & Ruth Thomas of Vanderbilt, Gary Earl Thomas of Pinckard, Alabama, daughter in law Linda Thomas of White Oak, 12 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren and three great great  grandchildren.  He is preceded in death by his wife Anna Lou  Dowden Thomas, a son James Robert Thomas, brother John Thomas and four sisters Molly Lint, Marie Prescott, Elsie Lowe, Margaret Strickler and Ida Jane Thomas.

Visitation will be held Thursday from 4-8 pm at the Parzynski Funeral Home & Cremations, Family Owned and Operated, 191 Liberty St. Perryopolis, PA 724-736-2515.  Relatives and friends will gather at the Church of Jesus Christ Friday for 10 am funeral services with the Robert Nicklow officiating.  Interment will take place in Flatwoods Cemetery, Vamderbilt.  

 Service Information

April 20, 2017

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Parzynski Funeral Home & Cremations - Perryopolis
191 Liberty St.
Perryopolis, PA 15473

Funeral Service
April 21, 2017

10:00 AM
Church of Jesus Christ
Dickerson Run Rd.
Vanderbilt, PA 15486

Interment following funeral service
April 21, 2017

Bowman-Flatwoods Cemetery
Rt 201
Vanderbilt, PA 15486

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