Winchester Press – obit – Della ThomasDella Thomas Della Thomas (nee Simser) passedaway peacefully at Dundas Manor on Jan. 31, 2005. She was 95.
She was the loving wife of the late Orvil Thomas. She was dearmother of Geraldine Knapp (Arthur) of Winchester, Ethel Kube ofKemptville and Cecil Thomas of Winchester. She was is survivedby sister Olive Beaudoin of Mountain. She was predeceased by sonsKenneth, Russell and Keith. She will be sadly missed by grandchildren,great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and several niecesand nephews.
She rested at the Winchester Funeral Home where family receivedfriends on Feb. 3 and 4, followed by the service in the chapelof the funeral home on Feb. 4 with Rev. Bob Williams officiating.Interment at Maple Ridge Cemetery in Chesterville.
Pallbearers were Allen Knapp, Steven Knapp, Marcel Roy, Bob Roy,Carl Thomas and Bradley Nuttley.
Donations to the Winchester District Memorial Hospital or theWinchester United Church in memory of Della would be appreciated.