Aubrey H Thomas
Date of Birth: September 4, 1928
Date of Death: October 16, 2019
October 20, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM - Henry-Lange Memorial Home Lewistown
October 20, 2019 - 3:00 PM - Henry-Lange Memorial Home Lewistown
Lewistown- Aubrey H. Thomas, 91, of Lewistown, passed away at 8:16 AM Wednesday October 16, 2019 at his home.
He was born September 4, 1928 at Lewistown, the son of Edgar Herman and Sarah Birdena (Farris) Thomas Sr. He first married Audrey Irene Fraikes. He later married Barbara S. Harriss Goddard on May 23, 1969 at Havana. She preceded him in death on July 8, 2019. He was also preceded by his parents, one great great grandchild, four brothers, and two sisters. Survivors include four children, Doug (Candy) Thomas of Texas, Greg Thomas of Sherman, Velinda (Patrick) Hurley of Springfield, and Chris (Melanie) Thomas of Canton, three step children, Jeff (Connie) Goddard of Lewistown, Cindy (David Levingston) Goddard of Lewistown, Alesia (Joseph) Svymbersky of Hanna City, 25 grandchildren, 44 great grandchildren, two great great grandchildren, and two sisters, Beatrice Morse of Galesburg, and Charlotte Lannery of Naperville.
Aubrey worked as a machinist at International Harvester for 37 years before retiring. He served in the National Guard.
Services will be held at 3 PM Sunday at Henry-Lange Memorial Home in Lewistown where visitation will be held one hour prior to services. Pastor Brant Reed will officiate. Military rites will be conducted by Lewistown VFW Post 5001 and American Legion Post 1 following the service. Cremation will be accorded following the service and burial of ashes will be held at a later date at White Chapel Memory Gardens in Canton. Memorial contributions may be made to the Lewistown Rescue Squad. To view Aubrey’s life tribute video or to send condolences visit henrylange.com
From: Mattison Ebert and Family Oct 17 2019 7:23AM We are so sorry for your loss. Aubrey was one of the best neighbors we could have asked for. Even after we moved he still kept in touch with us. He will always have a special place in our hearts. We are forever grateful for having a wonderful friend like Aubrey. May he rest in peace. From: Craig W. Miller Oct 17 2019 1:19PM Sorry to hear of Aubrey's passing. My condolences to his family and friends. From: Anna Parkinson Oct 17 2019 5:39PM So sorry to hear of your loss. From: Cheryl Oct 18 2019 9:30PM Sincere condolences, and all my love to all of the family. From: Roger L. Harris Oct 24 2019 8:57PM Sorry i couldnt be there to commerate the life of my dear uncle aubrey. I will miss him alot. And i am so sorry for the families loss. We lost one of the best. May he be at peace and may peace be placed within this family in this time of morning. I love you all.