Edwin M. Thomas, 57, of Lakewood Ave., passed away August 27, 2012 at home. He was the beloved husband of Sharon M. (Jimenez) Thomas for 37 years.
A son of the late Edward and Judith (Johnson) Thomas, he was an Enlisted Member of the Rhode Island Army National Guard for 36 years retiring as Master Sergeant.
Edwin was the loving father of Michael E. Thomas, Rhode Island Army National Guard; and brother of Debra Thomas, Dean Thomas and the late Kim Thomas. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
His funeral will be held Friday at 9a.m. from the Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Home, 2435 Warwick Ave. with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10a.m. in St. Peter Church, Fair St., Warwick. Burial with military honors will be in Rhode Island Veterans’ Cemetery, Exeter. Visiting hours Thursday 4-8 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, contributions to the American Cancer Society, 931 Jefferson Blvd., Suite 3004, Warwick, RI 02886 would be appreciated. For information and condolences: TheQuinnFuneralHome.com