Thomas passed away peacefully at the Chilliwack General Hospital on July 4th, 2009 at the age of 77 years. He is survived by his wife Yvonne, step-sons Jerry (Lia) Szakal of Port Coquitlam, Colin Szakal of Surrey, step-grandchildren Jason Szakal, Shelby Young and Cory Szakal. Also survived by sister Jean (Casey) Van Dyke of Coquitlam.
Thomas was an avid golfer who was very well liked around the golf course. He also enjoyed playing Crib.
A Celebration of his life will be held at a later date.
The family would like to extend a heartfelt thanks to Fraser Hope Lodge, who provided wonderful care with their day programs following his first stroke in 1999; and to Eden Care Home for all their loving care and assistance provided over the last four years.
Online condolences can be left at www.hendersonsfunerals.com