FRANKLIN CHARLES STANLEY THOMAS Frank Thomas passed away, on Monday the 17th of February, in Paradise, at the age of 80. He passed peacefully, at home with his family while enjoying his favorite activity, watching sports on TV. Frank grew up in Redwood City, and was the only son of the late, James and Violet Thomas. He is a graduate of Sequoia High School, and attended the College of San Mateo. He played all sports, but excelled at football, and it was a lifetime passion for him. He served in the army, and then joined the family business for several years. He later started a computer consulting business, Automated Business Consultants, where he was at the forefront of writing software that helped usher local companies into the streamlined world of computer technology. Frank was able to retire at the age of 56, and moved to Lake Wildwood where he spent his retirement years golfing, traveling, and following the local sports teams., especially the 49ers and Giants. Frank was married in 1955 to Jennie Ann Lundquist, and they enjoyed their lives together for 41 years, until Jennie passed away in 1996. He is survived by his two sons, Ronald Thomas of Los Gatos, CA, and Donald Thomas of Paradise, CA, and his 4 grandchildren, Derek Thomas, Erin Thomas, James Thomas, and Jennie Ann Thomas. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 1st at the Paradise Ridge Senior, 877 Nunneley Rd, Paradise at 1 p.m.
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Published in Chico Enterprise-Record on Feb. 26, 2014