Thomas was born on June 1, 1941 and passed away on Saturday, September 24, 2016.
Thomas was a resident of Olympia, Washington at the time of his passing.
Thomas graduated from Blakely High School in 1959 and received an A.S. in accounting in 1964 from Lackawanna Junior College where he was class president.
He served in the U.S. Army from 1959 to 1962 as a disbursement specialist at Aberdeen Proving Grounds in Aberdeen Maryland.
Services will be held on Saturday October 22 2016 in Scranton Pennsylvania and Saturday November 5 2016 in Los Angeles California.
Memorial donations may be made to the Civil War Trust at www.civilwar.org.