Marjorie Mae Thomas

May 25, 1923 — Nov. 21, 2022

Marjorie Mae Thomas, 99, of Winamac, passed away at 3:35 a.m, Monday, Nov. 21 at Pulaski Health Care Center in Winamac.  

She was born on May 25, 1923, in Winamac to the late Harry and Lydia (Frieske) Freeman. Marjorie was a 1941 graduate of Center School in rural Winamac. After her high school graduation, she completed Beauty College in South Bend. 

On Oct. 10, 1942, Marjorie married Robert M. Thomas.  He passed away on June 2, 2004.  Throughout the late 1950’s and early 1960’s, Marjorie and Robert were partnered with Thomas Brothers Shelling & Hauling. They farmed from 1962 until retirement. Marjorie loved spending time with her family and reading as well as bird and wildlife watching.

She is survived by sons: Marshall Lee [Lesa] Thomas of Winamac and Dean Allen [Diana] Thomas of Winamac; grandsons: Robert [Angela] Thomas, William Thomas, Donald Thomas and Joshua [Sherry] Thomas; granddaughters: Kathleen Thomas and Monica [Chad] Kolish; three great-grandchildren; one great-great granddaughter; and several nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by parents: Harry and Lydia (Frieske) Freeman; husband Robert M. Thomas; sisters: Dorothy Seidel, Olive Braun, Clara Ruth Rude and Mary Jane Sloderbeck; and brothers: Paul Freeman, Marion Freeman, Vernal Freeman, Roger Freeman, Lloyd Freeman, George Freeman and Bill Freeman.

Private graveside services will be held at Winamac Cemetery (McKinley Addition) in Winamac.

Burial will take place at Winamac Cemetery (McKinley Addition) in Winamac.

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Cremation arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary in Winamac.

(Pulaski County Journal — Nov. 30, 2022)

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