Sturbridge, MA – William Thomas, Sr., 58, of Podunk Road, died Thursday, October 18, 2007 at home. Born in New Haven CT, he was the son of Lillian (Dempsey) Thomas of Sturbridge, MA and the late Herbert Thomas.
Mr. Thomas was self-employed as a carpenter. He served his country during the Vietnam War in the Air Force.
William is survived by his son, William Thomas Jr. of Southbridge MA; his daughter, Tammy Valley of Daytona Beach FL; his brothers, Paul Thomas of Chester VT, John Thomas of Sturbridge MA, and Raymond Thomas of Comfort WV; his sisters, Rose Calca of Daytona Beach FL, Vera Thomas of Daytona Beach FL, Eve LaFleche of Putnam, and Lillian Hesselman of East Hampton; and 3 grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, November 9, 2007 at 10:00 am in St. Anne Church, 16 Church St., Fiskdale, MA 01518. Burial to follow in St. Anne Cemetery. Calling hours are respectfully omitted.