|Birth: ||Oct. 21, 1908|
|Death: ||Jul. 7, 1999|
Regina's obituary reads as follows: Regina M. Bomkamp Thomas, 90, of Carlinville died at 3:55 a.m., Wednesday, July 7, 1999, at Heritage Manor.
She was born October 21, 1908, in Brushy Mound township, a daughter of William and Margaret Darscheid Schaefer. She married Joseph Bomkamp February 15, 1967. She then married John Thomas April 2, 1977; he died August 18, 1992. Also preceding her in death were a stepdaughter, Helen Marie Johnson; and seven sisters.
Mrs. Thomas was a homemaker and past member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church Daughters of America and the church Altar Society. She was a member of St. Mary & Joseph Catholic Church.
A funeral Mass was said at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 10, at St.. Mary & Joseph Catholic Church with the Rev. Dean Probst officiating. Organist Marion Haas accompanied the St. Mary & Joesph Choir.
Burial was in New Calvary Cemetery. Pallbearers were Frank Hunter Barrett III, Patrick Bomkamp, Greg Bomkamp, Todd Bomkamp, Joseph Richey and Darrin Cerar.
Davis-Anderson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Surviving are five sons and daughter-in-law, William and Maxine Bomkamp of Gillespie, Richard and Cathy Bomkamp of Victoria, Texas, Leonard and Dorothy Bomkamp and Paul and Sand Bomkamp, all of Carlinville, and Norman and Judy Bomkamp of Oak Harbour, Washington; three daughters and sons-in-laws, Rosina and Dale Kasten of Carlinville, JoAnn and Earl Richey of Medora and Rita and George Cerar of Athens; a step-daughter, Joyce Ann Rich of Crete; 39 grandchildren; 59 great-grandchildren; a brother, William "Sonny" Schaefer of Carlinville; two brothers-in-law, Charles Rhodes of Carlinville and Louis Firehammer of ST. Louis; and several nieces and nephews. Memorials may be made to St. Mary & Joseph Building Fund.
New Calvary Cemetery
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Record added: May 18, 2010
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