OBITUARY

Joan Marie Thomas

April 1, 1936February 6, 2019

Funeral will be at 1:00 pm Saturday, February 9, 2019 at the First United Methodist Church of Altoona for Joan Marie Thomas, 82, of Altoona who passed away on Wednesday, February 6, 2019. Brother Harvey Beck will officiate. Burial will be in Altoona Walnut Grove Cemetery. Joan was a lifelong member of the First United Methodist Church of Altoona. She loved her church family. She was employed at Burton's Food for more than 30 years where she touched the hearts of many. Joan was preceded in death by her husband, Harry "Scooter" Thomas; parents, Louie and Donna Mae Foster and brother, Donald Foster. She is survived by her children, Donna Thomas, Frank (Marsha) Thomas, Regana Thomas, Penny (Phillip) Killough; grandchildren, Amber Killough, Brianna Killough, Caitlin Killough (Brandon Stewart); great grandchildren, Caleb Crowe, Addison Crowe, Bella Stewart, Presley Stewart; siblings, J.B. (Mabel) Foster, Jerry Foster, Sharlene (Talmadge) Ponder; sister in law, Louise Prince, brother in law Frank (Rita) Thomas, sister in law, Sandy Davis and many cousins, nieces and nephews. Pallbearers will be Dennis Coffelt, Clint Brannon, Dakota Coffelt, Steve Williams, Tony Rogers and Randy Greer. Honorary pallbearers will be Craig Brannon, Dennis Burton, Richard Anderson and David Tidmore. Special thanks to Alacare, A-med and Dr. Avram. The family will receive friends Saturday from 11 am-1 pm at the First United Methodist Church of Altoona.

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