Passed away on February 13th, 2010 in Ladysmith, BC. Born in Nanaimo, BC on December 7th, 1947 age 62 years. Predeceased by his parents, sisters; Rose Seward, and Theresa Mary Ann Thomas, son; Leslie Thomas III, grandparents; Eli Sr., and Elizabeth Sampson, and Sophie and Joe Tom. Survived by his loving family, children; Alvin Thomas (Fran), Anthony Thomas, Carolyn Thomas (Vincent), Lynette Thomas (John Jr.), and eleven grandchildren, brother; Thomas Seymour (Theresa), sisters; Rita Harris (Gary), Ruth Point (Joe), Alice Louie (James) Irene Horne (Michael), Delia Seymour, Pearl Harris (Dean). Mr. Thomas was a humorous loving and caring person, his memory will be cherished in the hearts of all those lives he touched.
Prayers honoring Mr. Thomas life were held in the Chemainus First Nations Community Centre on Tuesday, February 16th, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral service was held on Wednesday, February 17th, 2010 at 9:30 a.m. Interment Shell Beach Cemetery.