Joseph A. Thomas of Pitman, NJ, age 98 years, died March 31 at the Pitman Manor. Born in Lansdale, PA, he lived in Paulsboro and graduated from Paulsboro High School in 1942. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the Army Air Corps and was employed by Mobil Oil. Joe and his wife had lived in the Pitman area since 1978. He spent his summers in Mays Landing, NJ. Predeceased by his wife, Lorraine J. Colna and his brothers; William, Samuel, Edward, and John.
Survived by his son Gary and Bonnie Thomas, grandchildren Sara and Kevin Thomas. Also survived by his brother George Thomas.
Friends may call on Wednesday, April 5 from 10 to 11AM in the KELLEY FUNERAL HOME, 125 Pitman Ave, Pitman, NJ. Funeral service at 11AM. Interment in Eglington Cemetery. Those desiring may make a contribution to the Alzheimer's Association at www.alz.org. Memories may be shared at www.kelleyfhpitman.com.