Jeanne J. 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 Nov. 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 part-time 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 K-8 weekend. Jeanne also taught line dancing at the Lakewood Recreation Center.

Along with her husband, Bill, Jeanne is survived by two step-sons: 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 a.m. Thursday in Zion Covenant Church.

The Rev. Rick Miller will officiate.

Friends will be received from 2-4 and 7-9 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.

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