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Paul H. Thomas of Willow Grove, Pennsylvania died Wednesday, March 23, 2022 at Abington Hospital Jefferson Health. He was 95 years old. Paul was born November 10, 1926 in Frackville, Pennsylvania, son of the late David Thomas and the late Mae Thomas (nee - Holloway). He is the beloved husband of Helen R. Thomas; father of Debra Fallows and her husband Bob and Paul K. Thomas and his wife Molly; Pop-Pop of Robert Fallows and his wife Francine, Christopher Thomas, and Julia Thomas; uncle of Carol Rushbrook and her husband Fred.
Paul was born, raised, and educated in Frackville, PA. He and Helen were highschool sweethearts. The two were married in their home town. Paul entered the US Navy in October of 1944 and served honorably during the Second World War. He was discharged on July 7, 1946 with the rank of Seaman First Class. Paul went to work initially as an installer and later as a supervisor at Bell Telephone. He retired after many years with the company. in his free time, Paul was a talented woodworker. He was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather who loved his family and the Lord.