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Philip “Phil” Von Thomas, 85, Holt, Missouri passed away December 15, 2020 at home. A graveside service will be held 11:00 AM, Friday, December 18, 2020 at Fairview Cemetery, Kearney, Missouri. Memorial contributions may be made to: Hope Homes of the Ozarks at https://hopehomesoftheozarks.generush.org/ or by check to Freedom City Church, 1477 N Broadway, Springfield MO 65802, made out to Hope Homes of the Ozarks.
Phil was born January 8, 1935 in El Dorado, Kansas to Leon and Evelyn (Brown) Thomas. He was a building contractor . Phil loved to play many instruments including; guitar, tenor sax, ukulele, piano, organ, harmonica, banjo and mandolin. He also enjoyed painting with water colors, writing and reading. He will be remembered for his love of his kids and grandkids. Phil had many friends and loved to visit and spend time with them.
Preceded in death by: wife, Barbara Thomas and son, Stan Thomas. Survivors include; daughter and son-in-law, Karen and Bud Colburn, Alexandria, Virginia; son and daughter-in-law, Philip Jr and Cindy Thomas, Ridgedale ,Missouri; daughter and son-in-law, Laurie & Kevin Rothwell, Holt, Missouri; daughter-in-law, Diane Thomas; eighteen grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren; brothers and sisters-in-law, Danny and Diane Thomas, Topeka, KS, Herb and Kay Thomas, Safford, Arizona, Tim and Sharon Thomas, Altoona, Iowa and former wife, Sharon Link, Winona, Missouri.