05/14/15 - NNHS Newsletter -
Joyce Marie _____ Thomas
Newport News High School Class of 1953
Friends and Schoolmates,
There is still more sad news today. Joyce _____ Thomas, Class of 1953, sister of Lois _____ Kramer, passed away on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 in Williamsburg at the age of 83.
From Kitty Dichtel Heffington (Ferguson HS - '73) and Terry Heffington (Warwick HS - '66) of VA -05/14/15, 7:41 AM - "Joyce Thomas Obituary":
We didn't know her, but I just saw this in the paper (online) and I knew that you would be interested in seeing it.
Keep up your great job!
Kitty and Terry Heffington
Thank you so much, Kitty and Terry! I held back posting this, hoping that I would be able to learn Joyce's maiden name before I did, but I was unsuccessful.
From The Daily Press - 05/14/15:
Joyce Marie _____ Thomas
WILLIAMSBURG - Joyce Marie Thomas,
83, passed away on Wednesday, May 13, 2015.
Joyce was a native of Richmond, VA and a lifelong peninsula resident. She graduated from Newport News High School in 1953 and retired from C & P Telephone with over 40 years of service and was a member of Alpha Omicron Master.
She was preceded in death by her parents and is survived by her husband of 64 years, Millard S. "Bud" Thomas; a sister, Lois and her husband Theodore C. Kramer, Jr.; a nephew, Theodore Kramer III, and his wife Valarie; and 3 nieces, Terry Boyd and her husband Steve, Cynthia Dunivan and her husband David; and Constance Hickman and her husband, Spencer: and 2 great nieces, Wendi Keffer and her husband Karl; and Emily Young.
A graveside service will be held at 3:30 PM on Friday, May 15, 2015 in Peninsula Memorial Park. Memorial may be made to the .
Arrangements are by Amory
Our sincerest condolences are extended to Mrs. Thomas' family, friends, and classmates.
Y'all take good care of each other! TYPHOONS FOREVER! We'll Always Have Buckroe!
Love to all, Carol
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Irish Hymn, c. 8th century
Translated by Mary Elizabeth Byrne (02 July 1880 - 19 Jan 1931), 1905
Versified by Eleanor Henrietta Hull (15 Jan 1860 - 13 Jan 1935), 1912
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Steve Silsby (FHS - '72) of NC
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