Julia Thomas

Born: Fri., Jun. 5, 1931
Died: Tue., Jun. 6, 2017


Interment at a later date

Location: Arlington National Cemetery


Funeral Service

11:00 AM Sat., Jun. 10, 2017
Location: St. Catherine's Church


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Julia Thomas, 86, of White Plains, MD passed away on June 6, 2017 at the University of MD Charles Regional Medical Center in LaPlata, MD.

Born in Lorain, OH on June 5, 1931 to the late Theodore Yazek and Rose Yazek, she is also preceded in death by five sisters.   Julia leaves behind her beloved husband of 66 years, Major Donald J. Thomas, USMC-Retired; sons, David M. Thomas (Diane) of Mechanicsville, MD, Robert J. Thomas (Julia) of Gastonia, NC; Scott A. Thomas (Wanda) of LaPlata, MD and Jeffrey D. Thomas (Goenuel) of San Diego, CA; daughter, Shirley J. Kugler (Larry) of Indian Head, MD; grandchildren, Dara Thomas, Dale Thomas, Samantha Thomas, Tierney Thomas, Raleigh Thomas, Julia Thomas, Selin Thomas, Crystal Thomas, Bruce Hazel, Amy Binger and Donnie Thomas; as well as numerous great-grandchildren.

Julia served in the U.S. Army Women’s Corps from 1949-1951.  She also worked at Malcolm Elementary School as a substitute teacher for many years.  A homemaker, devoted wife and mother of five she was also very caring of others.  Julia enjoyed traveling, dancing and spending time with her family.

A Funeral Mass will be held at 11AM on Saturday, June 10th at St. Catherine’s McConchie, 7865 Port Tobacco Rd., Port Tobacco, MD.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Julia’s memory to the University of MD Charles Regional Center ICU, 5 Garrett Ave., LaPlata, MD 20646.  Inurnment will be held at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.  Online condolences to the family can be made at arehartechols.com.

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Darlene & Tommy Stalcup
   Posted Thu June 08, 2017
Condolences to the Thomas family on the passing of your wife, mother, grandmother Julie. She is now at peace with the Lord. Prayers to you as you go through the grieving process.

Patricia McGee
   Posted Fri June 09, 2017
My deepest sympathy for your loss. May you experience healing and feel your Mom's spirit that never leaves you.

Cheryl Swearingen
   Posted Fri June 09, 2017
We are so very glad that we were able to pop in and visit in Florida a couple of years ago. I know she will be greatly missed by her loved ones remaining here on earth, but now she is more fully alive/aware of God than ever. May she be received into Heaven to behold the face of God for all eternity in absolute perfect love. May all of her loved ones be blessed to come closer to Christ for having known her. My sorrow for the pain and "loss" felt by those yet remaining on this earth; my prayers for the repose of her soul. With love, Cheryl Swearingen (formerly Sims; daughter of Helen and Bill)

Tina Mills
   Posted Fri June 09, 2017
There is no pain any longer, no sorrow. She went ahead of you to make a place for you all to gather. May God Bless You As Well Her.


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