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Robert L. Thomas

October 2, 1931 — May 10, 2022

Robert L. Thomas, 90, of Douglassville, passed away on Tuesday, May 10, 2022, in Jefferson Lansdale Hospital. He was the husband of the late Helen (Supco) Thomas. The youngest of four children, Robert was born in Pottsville, Pennsylvania. He was the son of the late Warren and Catherine (Colosimo) Thomas. Robert worked at Rixie Paper Products in Pottstown for over 40 years. He was a long-time member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Douglassville, and later attended Fleetwood Bible Church. Robert proudly served his country in the United States Air Force.

Robert is survived by his children, Lee A., wife of Kenneth Salwitz, of Gilbert, AZ, Robert C. and his fiancé Ashley Etling of Eagleville, PA, Lynne A. of El Segundo, CA, and Janet K. wife of Michael Buettner of Redondo Beach, CA. He is also survived by his grandson, Curtis Thomas.

A viewing will be held on Monday, May 23, 2022 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am with services beginning at 11:30 am at Fleetwood Bible Church, 2847 Moselem Spring Road, Fleetwood, PA 19522. Interment will be on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 10:30 am in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, 60 Indiantown Gap Road, Annville, PA 17003. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association at For online condolences, please visit
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