|Birth: ||Dec. 1, 1916|
|Death: ||Oct. 3, 2010|
Rev. David E. "Model T" Thomann, 93, of Lancaster and Allentown died on October 3, 2010 in Fellowship Manor in Whitehall. The husband of Lena M. (Albitz) Deppe Thomann and the late Pauline (Musselman) Thomann who died in 2004.
Rev. Thomann graduated from Nyack Missionary College in 1941. He served as Pastor in congregations in Nazareth, Northampton, Jersey City, Easton, Quakertown and Harleysville from 1943 to 1974. He was the founding editor and publisher of the denominational paper "Fellowship News" from 1957 to 1966. He was the Director of Pinebrook Bible Conference Center from 1974 to 1982. He served on the Board of Missions as General and Financial Secretary from 1971 to 1982, as well as serving on other boards and committees.
He sang in the denominational Pastors Quartet since 1941. Following his retirement in 1982, he was the Visitation Pastor at Faith Bible Fellowship in Lancaster where he worked with his son, the Rev. David A. Thomann, and was awarded the title Pastor Emeritus.
Survivors: Wife, Lena M. Deppe Thomann of Allentown; Son, Rev. David A. Thomann and his wife Patricia of Lancaster; Daughters, Elizabeth L. and her husband Arthur Frable of Ulysses, Kansas and Beverly Thomann of Lancaster. Six Grandchildren and Seventeen Great Grandchildren.
Services: Funeral Service Friday, October 8, 2010, at 11 AM in Crest Bible Fellowship Church, Cedar Crest & 78, in Allentown. Viewing from 9 to 11 AM in the Church. Private interment in Cedar Hill Memorial Park Cemetery, Allentown.
Memorial Service on Friday, October 8, 2010, at 7:30 PM in Faith Bible Fellowship Church, 151 Donerville Road, Lancaster, PA. Call 6 to 7:30 PM in the Church.
Funeral arrangements by the Sell-Herron Funeral Home, 1145 Lehigh Street, Allentown, PA. Memorial Contributions: Faith Bible Fellowship Church, 151 Donerville Road, Lancaster, PA 17603.
Lancaster, PA Intelligencer Journal/New Era 10/6/2010
Pauline G Musselman Thomann (1920 - 2004)
Lena Mae Albitz (1922 - ____)*
Cedar Hill Memorial Park
Created by: Donna Butler Sheaffer
Record added: Oct 06, 2010
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