Gerald O. Thomas
Gerald (Jerry) Thomas, 75, Fargo, ND, died Monday, April 23, 2007 at MeritCare Hospital, Fargo.
Gerald Odell Thomas was born August 21, 1931 to Archie and Mildred (Ellingson) Thomas in Aneta, ND. He attended school in Aneta. He farmed and worked for other area farmers in the Aneta area.
Gerald married Connie Melville in 1953. They moved to Fargo in 1956. They divorced. In 1962 he married Patricia Adair and they divorced. In 1973 he married Pauline Bertek.
He was a mechanic and worked for Overvold Motors, Selland Motors, and his brother in the service station business for a time. He owned and operated Thomas Auto Repair at his home for over 40 years. He also operated a trucking company in Fargo, retiring in 1998.
Gerald is survived by Pauline; four children, Bradley Thomas, Vancouver, WA, Tim Thomas (Angie Roehrich), West Fargo, ND, Corky (Cindy) Thomas, Fargo, ND, Tammy Wagner, Minneapolis, MN; five stepchildren, Kristi (Dennis) McKenzie, Detroit Lakes, MN, Holly (Scott) Franson, Fargo, ND, Jamie Drabbs (Mike Ambuehl), Fargo, ND, Nancy (Jim) Steichen, Lake Park, MN, Michael (Tamera) Bertek, Big Lake, MN; seven grandchildren; eleven step grandchildren; and five step great grandchildren. He is also survived by one sister, Paulette (George) Lacher, Fargo; and one brother, Gar Thomas, Fargo
We was preceded in death by his parents; two sons, Douglas and Tony; one brother, Gordy; and one sister, Claudette.
Visitation: 4-7 p.m. on Thursday and 9-10 a.m. on Friday in Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo, ND
Funeral: 10 a.m. on Friday in Boulger Funeral Home
Burial: 3 p.m. on Friday at Silent Hill Cemetery in Aneta, ND
Arrangements entrusted to Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo, ND
Online guestbook www.boulgerfuneralhome.com