JEANNE THOMAS

Jeanne J. Thomas, 64, of 2146 Shadyside Road, Lakewood, passed away at 8:20 p.m. Saturday, April 20, 2013, in her home.

She was the wife of William Thomas, whom she married May 2, 1981.

Jeanne was born November 4, 1948 in Pittsburgh, Pa., a daughter of the late Delber and Maxine Eaton James. She was a graduate of Freeport High School and received her Bachelor’s Degree from Edinboro University.

Jeanne was employed in the Payroll & Human Resource Department of the former Lexington Die Casting, now Premier Tool & Die, in Lakewood for many years. She additionally worked parttime as finance director at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Jamestown.

She belonged to Zion Covenant Church, where she enjoyed helping with various women’s groups, and was a member of Koinonia, having attended the K8 weekend. Jeanne also taught line dancing at the Lakewood Recreation Center.

Along with her husband, Bill, Jeanne is survived by two stepsons, Kevin (Faith) Thomas of Russell, Pa. and Marc (Jodie) Thomas of N. Warren, Pa.; four step grandsons, Nick, Alex, Michael, and Paul Thomas; and a brother, William T. James of California and sister, Patricia Altmyer of Pittsburgh.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Marguerite Darien.

The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday in Zion Covenant Church. The Rev. Rick Miller will officiate.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday in the Lind Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to First Things First (A Christ Centered Recovery Residence and Ministry), c/o Zion Covenant Church, 520 Fairmount Ave., Jamestown, NY 14701.

You may light a candle in remembrance of Jeanne at www.lindfuneralhome. com.