Tim Thomas, 55, of McLeansboro, passed away 3:27 p.m. Wednesday, April 6, 2016. He was born March 2, 1961, in McLeansboro, the son of Ronald Keith Thomas and Judith Aileen (Myers) Thomas. He is survived by his wife, Brenda Fay Thomas of McLeansboro; daughter, Jessica Varner and husband Jeremy of McLeansboro; son, Bryan Thomas and fiance Courtney Huie of Christopher; grandchildren, Brylee Brooks, Brennan Varner and Tripp Thomas; parents, Ron and Judy Thomas of McLeansboro; sisters, Pat Shoultz and husband Steve of Benton and Janet Brown and husband David of Gainsville, Texas; mother-in-law, Eileen Hopfinger of Belle Prairie; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral service were held Saturday, April 9, at St. John Baptist Catholic Church in Piopolis with Father Slawomir Ptak officiating. Burial was at St. John Baptist Catholic Cemetery in Piopolis. Visitation was held Friday, April 8, at St. John Baptist Catholic Church in Piopolis. He was a heavy equipment operator and worked for Local 318. He loved to hunt and loved spending time with his grandchildren. They were his top priority. He was a member of St. John’s Baptist Catholic Church in Piopolis. Harre Funeral Home, McLeansboro, is in charge of all arrangements.
Published on  April 14, 2016