Kevin S. Thomas, age 53, passed away suddenly in his Barefoot Bay, Florida vacation home on Tuesday, December 25, 2018. Born in Norwood, Massachusetts on October 13, 1965, he was the son of the late Harry G. and Greta (Svenson) Thomas. Sadly, at a young age, Kevin’s mother, Greta, passed away, after which his father married Arlene Aho, who took a motherly role in Kevin’s upbringing. He was raised in Walpole, Massachusetts, where he graduated from Walpole High School with the Class of 1983. Following graduation, Kevin continued his education at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.
Kevin developed his craft in carpentry, allowing him to start his own business, Kevin Thomas Carpentry and Remodeling based in Walpole.
In his younger years, Kevin found his love for the outdoors, often accompanying his grandfather on hunting and fishing trips. Kevin passed his love on to his son, Justin, keeping the family tradition going into the next generation.
Kevin married his long-time companion and love of his life, Debra Amos, on June 18, 2016. They continued making their home in Walpole and purchased a vacation home in Florida, where Kevin planned on expanding his business before retiring with his wife.
He will be remembered for his great personality and his quirky sense of humor.
Beloved husband of Debra (Amos) Thomas.
Loving father of Justin Thomas and his wife Kate of Foxborough, Paul Segreve of Walpole, Brianna Segreve of Walpole, and the late Jacklyn Thomas.
Cherished grandfather of Gracie Vierra, Maddox Thomas, and Jaxson Kelleher.
Devoted son of Arlene (Aho) Thomas of Walpole, the late Harry G. Thomas, and the late Greta (Svenson) Thomas.
Brother of Steven Thomas and his companion, Mary Ann Pupek of Walpole, Renee Thomas of Walpole, the late Peter Thomas, and the late Dennis Thomas.
He also leaves behind 2 nephews, Michael Thomas of Colorado Springs, and Scott Thomas and his wife, Jamie, of Indianapolis, as well as many nieces, a nephew, and many friends.
Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend Kevin’s visitation on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 from 4 to 8 PM in the James H. Delaney & Son Funeral Home, 48 Common Street, Walpole. Funeral service and interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: The Jackie Thomas Memorial Scholarship Fund, c/o Sharon Credit Union, 42 Pond Street, Sharon, MA 02067.