Ethel Thomas

Ethel Thomas, 93, of Williamsburg, passed away March 8, 2013.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John Thomas, her identical twin sister, Ruth Glissman, and brother, George VanWynen. She is survived by her daughter, Jeannie Juraschek (Ted), and her son, Robert Thomas (Rosann).
Ethel was a very outgoing and social person. Ethel and her husband retired to Port St. Lucie, Fl., where she and her twin sister enjoyed being the social directors for their condominium association. After her husband's death in 2007, Ethel moved to Chambrel in Williamsburg.
Ethel took pride in decorating the elevators at Chambrel for every season. She also enjoyed making friends, playing cards, and ending her nights with a martini. A celebration of life "Martini Party" will be held at 3 p.m. on Thursday, March 21 at Chambrel. .
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the , PO Box 22718 Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718.
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Published in Virginia Gazette from Mar. 13 to Apr. 12, 2013