Dorothy Thomas

Dorothy E. Thomas, 90, of Richmond, OH, passed away December 5, 2017, surrounded by her family at her home.

She was born July 16, 1927, in Empire, OH.

Dorothy is preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth L. Thomas; father, Benjamin Householder; her stepfather, Lemuel York; her mother, Bertha (Keenan) Householder York; son, Brett Thomas; brother, Ben; and her sisters, Virginia and Joyce.

She was a member of the Mt. Zion United Methodist Church.

Dorothy is survived by sons, Brady (Merilee) Thomas of Richmond, OH, and Bruce (Robin) Thomas of Richmond, OH; daughters, Kim Fluharty of Richmond, OH, and Judy (Bryce) Clark of Columbus, OH; daughter-in-law, Pam Thomas of Steubenville, OH; brother, Bill Householder of Stratton, OH; 11 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.

Friends will be received on Friday 7-9 p.m. at the Everhart-Bove Funeral Home, 110 W. Main St., Richmond, where funeral services will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. with Pastor Mark Thomas officiating.

Burial will follow at Sugar Grove Cemetery.

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