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Jean E. Thomas

THOMAS—Jean E., 95, left Heaven’s waiting room at Laurel View Village and went home to be with her Lord and Savior on May 7, 2019. Born September 25, 1923, to the late Fred and Edith (Berkebile) Schmidt. Preceded in death by parents; brother, Harry Schmidt; and sister, Dorothy Heller; step-grandson, Kenneth Dixon and granddaughter-in-law, Connie Fazekas (wife of Aaron Thomas). Survived by husband of 77 years, Sheldon; sister, Eleanor Yoder; daughters, Eleanor Mae (James Krug); Nancy (Bernard Dixon) and son, Robert (Cherry Cameron); grandchildren, Joseph Krug (Tracey Krystal), Thomas Krug (Becky Johnson), Karen Wanamaker (Duane), Aaron Thomas, Marcie Kovalsky (Patrick); step-grandchildren, Cindy Criswell (Ronald), Karen Mennig (Eric); great-grandchildren, Anna and Laura Wanamaker, Dante and Areli Esposito, Spencer and Jillian Kovalsky; and many nieces and nephews. Jean graduated from Conemaugh High School in 1941. She was a homemaker, Deacon, seamstress and loved to paint and crochet. She was a member of Scalp Level Church of the Brethren and former member of Locust Grove Church of the Brethren. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Committal, Forest Lawn Cemetery. The family is being served by Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland. Online condolences may be posted at www.wharrisfuneralhome.com. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial donations to Laurel View Caring and Sharing Fund in memory of Jean.


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Dear Eleanor and Jim, Im sending my sympathies in the passing of your mother. I wanted to call you or send a card, but couldnt find your number or address in the phone book. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Remembering past good times hope you and your family are doing well.

LaVerne Reffner May 31 2019 12:00 AM

DEAR THOMAS FAMILY AND RELATIVES....WE WERE ALL SAD TO HEAR ABOUT JEAN PASSING AWAY.PLEASE ACCEPT OUR SINCERE SYMPATHY.OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU ALL..WE HOPE YOUR DAYS ARE BRIGHTENED BY KNOWING OTHERS THINK OF YOU AND CARE....ALL OUR LOVE...SINCERELY, MICKEY KOVALSKY AND DAVID AND CHERYL KOVALSKY.

MICKEY KOVALSKY May 10 2019 12:00 AM