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Ollie Thomas

January 8, 1935 — November 22, 2019

Ollie Alphonso Thomas, age 84, went to be with the lord on November 22, 2019.

He was born on January 8, 1935 to the late Willie and Essie (Slappy) Demons in Jacksonville, Florida. His best years were spent working at Lucent Technologies for 32 years and playing tennis.

In addition to his parents, Ollie was preceded by 7 brothers, Benny, Willie, Dock, Corinthian, Calvin, Luther and Rome; 2 sisters, Louise and Eunice. He is survived by his companion, Bonnie Shilling, brother, Eddie; 5 sisters, Dorothy, Shirley, Sandra, Betty and Ethel; many children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Memorial Service is 1:00 p.m. on November 30, 2019 at the Hoy-Kilnoski Funeral Home with a reception to follow. Memorials may be directed to the family.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Service

Saturday, November 30, 2019

Starts at 1:00 pm (Central time)

Hoy-Kilnoski Funeral Home and Crematory

1221 North 16th Street, Council Bluffs, IA 51501-0143

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