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Dolores Arline Thomas Obituary

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Dolores Arline Thomas

Dover, Delaware

September 11, 1940 - July 5, 2024

Dolores Arline Thomas Obituary

Dolores Arline Thomas of Dover, Delaware passed away, Friday, July 5, 2024 at home. She was 83.


Mrs. Thomas was born September 11, 1940 in East Orange, New Jersey to the late Walter West and Anita Filppen West.


Ms. Thomas resided in Surprise, AZ for 20 years prior to moving to Dover, Delaware.


She worked as an Executive Secretary for 20 years with Corning Corporation. Mrs. Thomas was warm, approachable, sincere and very honest. She was a member of the National Association of Executive Secretaries. Mrs. Thomas attended Wilhelmina Beauty School and was Mrs. Rheingold of Rheingold Beer. She enjoyed decorating homes, she enjoyed entertaining, she loved going to the casino and traveling. Most importantly, she loved her family.


In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Barbara Harris.


She is survived by her husband of 49 years, Levi H. Thomas of Dover, Delaware, son, Steven Jones of Hinesville, GA; daughters, Dawn Keesee and her husband Tim of Magnolia, Delaware, Tracey Cooke of Philadelphia, PA, and Fern Thomas of Oneonta, NY; sister, Nancy Hall of East Orange, NJ; grandchildren, Ryan, Chalistin, Toren, Duron and Anthony; and two great grandchildren.


Memorial services will be held 12Noon, Saturday, July 20, 2024 at Torbert Funeral Chapel South, 1145 E. Lebanon Road (Rt.10), Dover. A visitation will be held one hour prior.


For those unable to attend the funeral service there will be a livestream on www.torbertfuneral.com, it can be found under the “Upcoming Livestreams” tab and viewed by clicking on her name.


Also in lieu of flowers donations to Diabetes Foundation





To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Dolores Arline Thomas hosted by Torbert Funeral Chapels.

Dolores Arline Thomas of Dover, Delaware passed away, Friday, July 5, 2024 at home. She was 83.


Mrs. Thomas was born September 11, 1940 in East Orange, New Jersey to the late Walter West and Anita Filppen West.


Ms. Thomas resided in Surprise, AZ for 20 years prior to moving to Dover, Delaware.


She worked as an Executive Secretary for 20 years with Corning Corporation. Mrs. Thomas was warm, approachable, sincere and very honest. She was a member of the National Association of Executive Secretaries. Mrs. Thomas attended Wilhelmina Beauty School and was Mrs. Rheingold of Rheingold Beer. She enjoyed decorating homes, she enjoyed entertaining, she loved going to the casino and traveling. Most importantly, she loved her family.


In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Barbara Harris.


She is survived by her husband of 49 years, Levi H. Thomas of Dover, Delaware, son, Steven Jones of Hinesville, GA; daughters, Dawn Keesee and her husband Tim of Magnolia, Delaware, Tracey Cooke of Philadelphia, PA, and Fern Thomas of Oneonta, NY; sister, Nancy Hall of East Orange, NJ; grandchildren, Ryan, Chalistin, Toren, Duron and Anthony; and two great grandchildren.


Memorial services will be held 12Noon, Saturday, July 20, 2024 at Torbert Funeral Chapel South, 1145 E. Lebanon Road (Rt.10), Dover. A visitation will be held one hour prior.


For those unable to attend the funeral service there will be a livestream on www.torbertfuneral.com, it can be found under the “Upcoming Livestreams” tab and viewed by clicking on her name.


Also in lieu of flowers donations to Diabetes Foundation





To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Dolores Arline Thomas hosted by Torbert Funeral Chapels.

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