John A. Thomas

Worked in construction, father

John A. Thomas, 56, died May 16, 2014.

Born in Akron, Mr. Thomas had lived in Tallmadge for most of his life. He worked in construction.

Preceded in death by his mother, Mary Bishop and brother, Don, he is survived by sons, Vince and Matt Thomas; their mother, Terri; sisters, Barb (Mike) Keller, Patricia (Bernie) Groom and Cathy (Tony) DeMeio; brother, Mike Thomas; stepfather, Dave Bishop; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorial donations may be made to the Humane Society of Greater Akron, 7996 Darrow Road, Twinsburg, OH 44087.

Donovan Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.