George A. Thomas

Nov. 15, 1968 - Dec. 4, 2021

George A. Thomas, 53, East Freedom, passed away Saturday at Conemaugh Nason Hospital. He was born in Philipsburg, son of the late Larry G. and Shirley A. (Templeton) Thomas.

Surviving are his fiancee, Angel Bowser of East Freedom; a son, Shane Thomas; and his mother, Lisa of Altoona; a brother, Larry Thomas and wife, Marjorie, of Claysburg; two sisters, Lydia Shaw of Blandburg and Jodi Bailor and husband, Dave, of Madera; nieces, Connie Stetter and husband, Michael, of Blandburg and Christina Proznak and wife, Tonya, of Coalport; and a great-nephew, Timothy Spencer of Coalport. He was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Edward Shaw.

George was a 1986 graduate of Glendale High School. He was affiliated with St. Patrick’s Church in Newry, where he called bingo for many years. He was employed at Cove Shoe, Martinsburg, as a B Factory assembler for over 30 years.

George enjoyed bingo, was a Steelers fan and loved music and singing karaoke.

Friends will be received Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2021, from 4 to the 8 p.m. funeral service at the Miller Funeral Home, East Freedom.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to St. Patrick’s School, Newry.