THOMAS, Shirley Yvonne
November 5, 2013 5:34 AM
July 28,1933-October 23,2013
Shirley Yvonne Thomas passed away peacefully in Santa Barbara,CA on Oct 23, 2013.
She was born on July 28,1933 to John M. and Evelyn Carr in Antonito, CO. and raised in Romeo, CO. She graduated with a B.A. from Colorado State College of Education in Greeley in 1955.She went on to marry Edward Thomas in March 1956.
Shirley is survived by her daughter, Janet (Jonathan ) Allen,son Raymond (Kathy) Thomas, four grandchildren, Jesse (Brianne) Allen, Julie (Fernando) Angel, Christina and Michael Thomas, great-grandchild Jonah Angel, brother John (Evelyn) Carr and nephew John Carr. She was preceded in death by her parents and son, Eugene Thomas.
Shirley lived in Santa Barbara for 50 years and was a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church of Goleta. She worked for Applied Magnetics for many years. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, reading, needlepoint and backyard BBQ's with her family.
A celebration of her life will be held at a later date.