Leroy M. Thomas

   Leroy M. Thomas, 87, of Shawnee, KS passed away on Sun., Oct. 20th, 2019 at Garden Terrace of Overland Park. Leroy was born Dec. 5, 1931 in Kansas City, KS to David and Hilma Thomas. He is preceded in death by his parents; his brother Damon Thomas and sister Joan Gabriel.

   Leroy is survived by his wife of 63 years, Pat (Kost); his daughter Nancy Martz; sons, David (Martha) Thomas; Jeff (Janie) Thomas; Larry (Liz) Thomas; 9 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren.

   Leroy served in the U.S. Marines for seven years and retired from Black & Veatch in 1995. He also owned his own tax and accounting company for 50 plus years.  Leroy was a member of the First Baptist Church of Shawnee for 25 years.

Visitation and Service 

A visitation will be Thursday, October 24th, 2019 from 6 to 8 pm at the Amos Family Funeral Home in Shawnee, KS. A funeral service will be held at 10 am on Friday, October 25th, 2019 at First Baptist Church of Shawnee, in Shawnee, KS. Burial will be at Shawnee Cemetery in Shawnee, KS.  

Memorial Contributions 

   Memorial contributions made to Garden Terrace of Overland Park, 7541 Switzer Rd., Overland Park, KS 66214 or Alzheimer’s Association, 3846 W. 75th St. Suite 4126, Prairie Village, KS 66208


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6 Comments on “Leroy M. Thomas”

  1. Nancy Henke-Konopasek Says:

    Dear Pat and Family,
    So sorry to hear about Leroy. Your friendship with my parents, Al and Mary Henke, goes way back…My Dad passed away 10 years ago at Garden Terrace…May all the memories you shared bring you comfort during this difficult time…
    Nancy Henke-Konopasek

  2. Shirley Evans Says:

    My sincere condolences to my very special friend, Pat, in her loss of Leroy. I loved Leroy & enjoyed giving him special Birthday cards which he loved as much as my giving them to him. I will always cherish the sweet memories we had on our Crusader Class trips & parties!

  3. Ramona Gordon Says:

    Pat, I was so sorry to see the email from the church about Leroy. I’m sure the past several years have been very difficult for you, but you have been the model of a loving and faithful wife. I know you have relied heavily on our Savior to get you through, and despite your own problems you always have a smile and a willing heart to serve others. May God richly bless you and your family as you grieve, but also rejoice in Leroy’s homecoming!

  4. Jackie Weaver Says:

    Dear Pat,I’m so sorry to hear that your dear hubby is gone from your loving care ,but wonderful to hear that he is in the loving care of our Lord.I leave for Alaska early Thur. morn,but I will be in prayer for you and your family Love Jackie W

  5. Julee Granger Says:

    Dear Pat,
    I remember Leroy as a smart, friendly fellow. I am sorry for your loss and hope you can find some peace during this difficult time.

  6. Ralph Textor Says:

    Mrs. Thomas,
    Deepest sympathy for your loss.
    Leroy was a fine gentleman on Earth, and now in Heaven.

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