WASHINGTON—Louise F. Thomas, 93, of Washington died at 8:55 a.m. on Sunday Jan. 6, 2013 OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.
Born on April 20, 1919 in Jerome, Iowa to Anton and Louise Starcevich, she married Bruno Thomas in August of 1940 in Centerville, Iowa. He preceded her in death Oct. 12, 1976.
She is survived by two sons, Tom Thomas and John Thomas of Washington; one daughter, Kathleen (Bill) Rickard of Morton, four grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and one sister; Helen Sacco of Centerville, Iowa.
She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Rosemarie Domagall; two brothers, Frank and Paul, and three sisters, Mary, Marie and Anna.
She was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church in Washington and was a part of the Woman’s Guild.
Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society or to St. Patrick Catholic Church.
Funeral services for Louise will be private. Deiters Funeral Home and Crematory in Washington is handling arrangements.
A memorial website may be found at www.deitersfuneralhome.com where online condolences may also be sent to the family.