Harry F. Thomas, Jr.
January 21, 2014
Harry Fred Thomas, Jr., 80, of Main Street, Shade Gap, PA died Tuesday evening, January 21, 2014 at Woodland Retirement Community, Orbisonia, PA.
Born August 11, 1933 in Harrisburg, PA, he was the son of the late Harry F. and Kathryn E. (Lenker) Thomas.
Mr. Thomas is survived by three sisters: Kathryn Forbes, Harrisburg, PA; Mary Smith, Allentown, PA; and Janet Smith, Baltimore, MD.
A former member of the Church of God, he attended St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, Shade Gap, PA for the past 14 years.
Mr. Thomas was a former commissioner in Susquehanna Township, Dauphin County, PA and also was a general contractor for many years.
He was a past member of Elks Lodge #12, Harrisburg, PA.
In his earlier years, he was extremely active in Pennsylvania politics.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM, Saturday, January 25, 2014 at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, Shade Gap, PA with Pastor Vicki Jordan officiating. Interment will be at Neelyton Pine Grove Cemetery, Neelyton, PA.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, 11669 Circle Drive, Shade Gap, PA 17255.
Arrangements are by the Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, Orbisonia, PA.
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