Robert Henry Thomas, 83 of Lima, passed away on September 11, 2022, at Shawnee Manor Nursing Home. Robert was born on November 1, 1938, in Tampa, Florida to Robert and Thelma Thomas. He was raised by his mother and stepfather Jake Person who preceded him in death.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years Betty Jean and their son Nathan.
First and foremost, Robert was a very spiritual man who put faith in his God Jehovah and God’s son Jesus Christ. He served for many years as an elder in the local congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses.
Robert graduated from Lima Senior High School and retired from the General Motors Foundry in Defiance.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday September 24, at 3pm at the Kingdom Hall Of Jehovah’s Witnesses located at 703 w. Bluelick Road, Lima. Visitation will be from 2-3 pm preceding the service. Brother Michael Skinner will deliver the funeral talk.