Ronald L. Thomas 1942 - 2008

Ronald L. "Ronnie" Thomas, 65, Baldwin City, died Friday, Aug. 22, 2008, at his home.
Mr. Thomas was born Sept. 16, 1942, at Ottawa, the son of Francis Rudolph and Muriel Elaine Hoopes Thomas.
Mr. Thomas worked for 23 years as a paint supervisor for Kansas University, from 1961 to 1984.
He married Connie Charlene Douglas on March 10, 1961, at Ottawa. She survives at the home.
Other survivors include a son, Victor Thomas, Baldwin City, daughter, Valeri Thomas, Baldwin City, brother, John Thomas, Florida, sister, Pamela May, Texas, and two grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a son, Ronald Lee Thomas, Jr. in 1982.
Cremation is planned with no public services. Lawrence Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made at