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Sgt George Donald "Yogi" Thomas
Birth: Jan. 18, 1927
Cleveland
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
Death: Nov. 18, 2006
Parma
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA

Born Giacinto Tomaso January 18, 1927. His name was changed to George Donald Thomas in 1943. Parents were Anthony & Josephine Thomas. Has two brothers -older brother Ralph D.(deceased as of Oct.25,2010) & younger brother Peter. He was the middle child. Was married in 1949 to Elsie Marie Euler
Elsie

who died October 2, 1999. They lived in Cleveland on Mt. Auburn then moved to Bessemer Ave. They then moved to Tilby Rd. in North Royalton. His last residence was in Parma Ohio.
They had 12 Children.
Linda (Vavrek)
Anthony,
Joyce (Deacon)
Darlene
Teresa (Floyd)
Ralph,
Frank,
Margie (Breyley)
George R.(deceased)
Carla (deceased)
George (deceased)
George (deceased)
He had 21 Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren. He worked for Horvitz Constuction Co.as a Foreman for 42 years. A WWll Veteran U.S. Army. His rank was Staff Sergeant. Member of American Legion, Joseph J. Jacubic Post 572 Parma OH. Spent his last 7 months of life in Holy Family Home-Parma Ohio where all of his loving family were at his bedside at the time of his death.
Rest in peace dear love one. You will be missed by all.

***A special "Thank you" from the Thomas family to kmvac AKA Vickie Clarke for sponsoring this Memorial-taking the picture of George's Marker-an act of Kindness.***

***A special "Thank you" to HOLY FAMILY HOME 6707 State Rd. Parma OH. 44134 and to the Staff for their unconditional loving care and prayers. A debt of graditude to Sr.Margaret Mary McAuliffe and Sr.Anna for making him feel at peace with the Lord. Paul who put a smile on his face as soon as he heard him coming down the hall.
Our heartfelt Thanks to all the friends and family who donated to HOLY FAMILY HOME in George's name.

***A special "Thank you" to Louis Ripepi and Staff at
Ripepi Funeral Home 5762 Pearl Rd.Parma OH.44129. for their excellent service and care of the family.
An extented helping hand in the time of need warms the heart and soul of man.
The Family of George Thomas deeply appreciates the acts of kindness shown to them in their time of sorrow. 
 
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 Parents:
  Anthony Thomas (1897 - 1972)
  Josephine Monaco Thomas (1905 - 1991)
 
 Spouse:
  Elsie Marie Euler Thomas (1926 - 1999)*
 
 Children:
  George Robert Thomas (1968 - 1990)*
 
 Sibling:
  Ralph Donald Thomas (1925 - 2010)*
  George Donald Thomas (1927 - 2006)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery
Rittman
Medina County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section Wal21 RowA Site31
 
Created by: RThomas3780
Record added: Dec 08, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16963297
Sgt George Donald Yogi Thomas
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Sgt George Donald Yogi Thomas
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Happy Birthday "Yogi"
- Sis-in-Law Betty
 Added: Jan. 18, 2014
7 yrs ago you left us.What a sad day. You were quite a character for sure but--You are missed Yogi and loved.
- Sis-in-Law Betty
 Added: Nov. 18, 2013
Miss you Yogi
- Sis-in-Law Betty
 Added: Nov. 11, 2013
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