|Birth: ||Feb. 10, 1924|
|Death: ||Sep. 18, 2013|
DES PLAINES, Ill. — A Mass of Christian Burial for Albert J. Thomas Jr., 89, Des Plaines, Ill. formerly Davenport, will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, Sept. 23, 2013, at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, Davenport. The family will receive friends from 9:30 a.m. until service time at the church. Burial will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery. Albert died Wednesday in Des Plaines. Halligan McCabe DeVries Funeral Home, Davenport, assisted his family with arrangements.
Albert James Thomas Jr. was born Feb. 10, 1924, in Davenport, son of Albert J. and Florence K. (Mullane) Thomas. He served our country in the U.S. Army, 1942-46, and had an engineering degree from Iowa State. He was a salesman for several oil and coal companies, and finished his career owning a travel agency in Nashville, Tenn.
Memorials may be made to St. Henry Catholic Church in Nashville, or to the Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Dubuque.
Those left to honor his memory include children, Albert James (Linda) Thomas III, Daniel Joseph (Traci) Thomas and Teri (Robert) Stineman; 10 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren, and two sisters, Dorothy Mae Gardner and Sister Mary Marilyn Thomas, BVM.
He was preceded in death by parents and two wives, Maryalyce Anastasi and Jackie Doyle.
Mary Jacqueline Doyle Thomas (1936 - 2008)
Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery
Created by: Ken Nagel
Record added: Sep 22, 2013
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