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DeLoris Jean Thomas
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Obituary for DeLoris Jean Thomas

DeLoris Jean Thomas
Of Arlington Heights 

DeLoris Jean Thomas was born April 29, 1932 in Forrest, IL to Alf and Clara (nee Heinold) Maurer.  She died October 27, 2017 at Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heights. 

DeLoris gave generously of her time.  She was a volunteer at Northwest Community Hospital, at PADS at the United Methodist Church in Arlington Heights and at a Daycare center in Arlington Heights.    

DeLoris is survived by her children Joy Thomas, David Thomas, Claudia Thomas, Elizabeth (William) Myers, Gregory (Susan) Thomas, Christina (Keir) Norwell, and Daniel (Kasia) Thomas; her grandchildren, Justin, Dane, Alex, Kyle, Emma, and Abi; her great grandchildren Eli and Jaylee and by her siblings Gladys (late Virgil) Koehl, Howie (Eileen) Maurer, Larry (Becky) Maurer and Wilma (late John) Honneger and by many nieces and nephews. 

She was preceded in death by her husband John William Thomas, Jr., her granddaughter Jessica; her siblings Ray (late Rosie) Maurer, Dorothy Hoffman, Helen (late Lloyd) Zimmerman, Donny Maurer and by her parents. 

Visitation Monday, October 30, 2017 from 4:00 until 8:00 pm, at Glueckert Funeral Home Ltd., 1520 N. Arlington Heights Rd., Arlington Heights, Illinois. Funeral Service 11:30 am, Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at Glueckert Funeral Home. Burial at Memory Gardens. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142. Memphis, TN 38101-9908. Funeral information and condolences or (847) 253-0168.

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4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Glueckert Funeral Home

1520 N. Arlington Heights Rd.
Arlington Heights, IL 60004

Funeral Service




11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Glueckert Funeral Home

1520 N. Arlington Heights Rd.
Arlington Heights, IL 60004

Cemetery Details


Memory Gardens

2501 E. Euclid Avenue
Arlington Heights, IL 60004

Memorial Contribution

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

501 St. Jude Place
Memphis, TN 38105-9959

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