Ralph David Thomas peacefully passed away at the age of 79 on June 29, 2010. He was born Jan. 10, 1931, in Berg, N.D., to George and Lily (Grieble) Thomas, and grew up in Watford City, N.D. Ralph served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.
He is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Ramona; six children David (Dian), Jeannie (Mike), Mona (Jerry), Lori, Jordan (Sandy), Sherry (George); eleven grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren. Ralph is one of 13 children and is also survived by one brother and three sisters. A loving devoted husband, grandpa and great-grandpa, he will be greatly missed.
At his request, no services will be held. You may share your memories and condolences in the online guest book at www.gilliesfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Lynden.