Louis Olen Thomas, of Drytown, CA, passed away peacefully at home, after a battle with Alzheimer’s disease with family and friends by his side on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at the age of 74. He was born in Stockton, CA on June 27, 1944 to the late Pauline Kate (Juelch) and Leslie Olen Thomas and was the beloved husband of Cathy “Faye” Thomas for 44 years. He left a large and loving family and will be greatly missed by all.
Louie worked at the local mill in Martell for over forty years and retired on his 62nd birthday in 2006. He looked forward to opening day of deer season each year and always spent that week-end camping with family and friends in the mountains. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, playing cards, golfing and taking care of his many animals. He was a great dancer and loved parties.
Friends are invited to attend a public visitation from 10:00 – 11:00 A.M. followed by a funeral service at 11:00 A.M. at Daneri Mortuary on Tuesday, June 11, 2019. Burial will follow at the Drytown Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.danerimortuary.com and signing the guest book.