Charles O.Thomas

Charles O. Thomas, 87, of Marion, IN, and having family members in Huntington, IN, died Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, at 6:15 p.m.

Mr. Thomas was a veteran of the United States Army and served during the Korean War. He was a skilled machine trades worker at Dana Corporation until his retirement.

He was born in St. Louis, MO, to William and Marie Myers Thomas. He married Reiko Monda in June of 1955, and she preceded him in death in September of 2012.

Survivors include a son, Ronald (Jaqueline Kittrell) Thomas, of Marion; a daughter, Kristine (David) Teusch, of Huntington; a sister, Francille Davis, of Texas; four grandchildren, Justin Wright, Bo Thomas, Janna Teusch and Jason Teusch; and two great-grandchildren.

There will be no service.

Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, North Chapel, Marion, is in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences may be made at www.nswcares.com.