Obituaries

Richard E. "Dick" Thomas, 94, of Shelbyville

Richard E. "Dick" Thomas, 94, of Shelbyville, passed away Wednesday,

November 18, 2020 at Heritage House.

 

Born May 9, 1926 in Richmond Indiana, he was the son of Kenneth and

Wanda (Bunch) Thomas.  He married Modine (Meadows) Thomas on 

August 12, 1949 and she preceded him on December 17, 2014.

 

He is survived by several nieces and nephews, including niece Jill Camp

(husband John) of Shelbyville, and great nephew Branden Camp (wife

Teresa) of Indianapolis.  He was preceded in death by his parents, his

spouse, and 2 sisters- Marilyn Beyer, and Wyvona Chappelow.

 

Mr. Thomas was a lifelong resident of this area and graduated from Waldron

High School in 1944.  He had been employed as a purchasing agent with

KCL Corporation for 46 years, retiring in 1991.  He was a member of Waldron

Masonic Lodge #217, Scottish Rite, Fraternal Order of Eagles, and Elks Club.

 

Dick enjoyed golfing, bowling, vacationing, wintering in Florida, and watching

sports on TV.

 

Graveside services will be 10:00 am on Friday, November 20, 2020 at Forest 

Hill Cemetery, with Branden Camp officiating.  No visiting hours will be observed.

 

Online condolences may be shared at glennegeorgeandson.com.