Friday, June 9, 2017

Catherine (Platt) Thomas (May 19, 2017)

Catherine (Platt) Thomas, 97, of Greenville, Ohio, passed away on Friday May 19, 2017 at 12:39 PM at the Brethren Retirement Community.

She was born on March 3, 1920 in Whitewater, Indiana, daughter of the late Omer and Ina (Jones) Platt.

She was a retired Dairy Farmer raising Holstein Friesian Cattle in Hollansburg community. A retired member if the Holstein Friesian state and national association, and Coba and Darke Rural Electric, she was also a member of the Hollansburg Christian Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, R. Harrison (Harry) Thomas; brothers-in-law Karl Thomas and Myron Thomas, nephews, Darrell Thomas, Dicky Joe Metzcer; and niece Mary Hart.

She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Randy and Juanita Thomas; daughters and sons-in-law, Patty and Don York and Paula and Terry DeWeese; four grandsons; one granddaughter; three great-grandsons; and sister-in-law, Eileen Dill; as well as nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of life will be held on Saturday June 3, 2017 at 10:00 AM at the Brethren Retirement Community Chapel, 750 Chestnut Street, Greenville, Ohio. A private graveside service will be held at the Hollansburg Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Hollansburg Christian Church, the Brethren Retirement Community Resident Aid Fund, or State of the Heart Care.

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