Janet L. Thomas
05/01/1957 - 06/19/2019
Janet L. Thomas, 62, of Littlestown, passed away peacefully at the York Hospital with her family by her side after a courageous battle with cancer on Wednesday, June 19, 2019. She was the wife of Dale E. Thomas, with whom she shared forty years of marriage. Born May 1, 1957 in Baltimore, MD, she was the daughter of Julia E. (Wyatt) Matthews of Hanover, and the late John E. Matthews. Janet retired as the owner/operator of Flowers by Janet Thomas, Littlestown. She was a 1975 graduate of Littlestown High School, and a 1977 graduate of the Baltimore School of Art. She was a member of Christ Church of Littlestown and the Junior Women’s Club of Littlestown. Janet loved the Outer Banks, creating art, and spending time with her family and friends, especially her granddaughter Chloe. Surviving in addition to her mother and husband are two children, Matthew W. Thomas of Gettysburg, and Jamie L. Kirchner and husband Thomas of Littlestown; one brother, David Matthews; and one granddaughter, Chloe Kirchner. She was preceded in death by two siblings, Robert Ammons and Sandra Blake. Per Janet’s wishes, services and burial will be held privately. Contributions in memory of Janet may be made to the Adams County SPCA, 11 Goldenville Rd., Gettysburg, PA 17325.
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Posted at:06/26/2019 2:02 am
(Verna) Lynn Gray
So very sorry to hear of Janet's passing. We were dear friends in high school but as life often does time and distance separated us.I remember a young girl with a wonderful smile and a contagious laugh. I am so very sorry for your loss.
Posted at:06/22/2019 11:11 pm
Donald and Monica Bechtel
Dale, we are so sorry to hear of Janet's passing. We thought she was doing well. Our deepest sympathy goes out to you and the family. She was loved by a lot of people and will surely be missed. You are all in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.