Obituaries

Obituaries

Danny "Mike" Thomas 1935 - 2006 Spring Hill

Spring Hill - Funeral services for Danny "Mike" Thomas, 71, Spring Hill, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Bruce Funeral Home in Spring Hill. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Lawrence.Mr. Thomas died Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2006, at Midland Hospice House in Topeka.He was born Nov. 26, 1935, the son of George Theodore and Mary Huston Thomas in Olean, N.Y. He grew up in Louisburg and Lawrence. He graduated from Lawrence High School and received a full scholarship to Colorado State University to play football.Mr. Thomas retired from Blue Valley School District after 22 years of service.Survivors include his wife, Jeanene, of the home; a sister, Rosemary Crouch, Denver; two daughters Lynn Kilgore, Leon, and Beth Allen, Spring Hill; and three grandchildren.The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. The family suggests memorials to Midland Hospice House, sent in care of the funeral home.