Obituary of Warren Thom
Warren Thom, 97, passed away Sunday, February 10, 2019. Warren was born on February 23, 1921 in Ilion, the son of the late Louis and Emma Voelker Thom and was educated in Ilion. He was an Army-Air Corps veteran of WW11 and served during the Korean Conflict.
Warren was retired from the US Air Force in 1964 as a Chief Master Sargent, after his retirement he worked for the NYSDOT. In his younger years he also was a caddie at Doty's Golf Course and worked for the Ilion Water Department.
Warren is lovingly remembered and survived by his nieces Carol Jayne Snedeker, Janice (Robert) Frank, nephews Philip and Timothy Snedeker, also his nieces Jessica Emery and Samantha Frank and grandnephews David Frank, Matthew and Michael (Jennifer) Snedeker. He also leaves one great grandnephew Morris Emery. He was predeceased by his brothers Frederick, Howard and Donald and his sister and brother in law Elizabeth and James Snedeker.
In keeping with Warren's wishes there will be no visiting hours, a graveside service will be at the Armory Hill Cemetery, Ilion. Arrangements are with the Whiter-Hendrix Funeral Home, Inc. 100 Otsego St., Ilion.
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Interment at: Armory Hill Cemetery
The Whiter Funeral Company was started in 1893 by H.A. Whiter and was originally located in Forestport, NY. Following a fire in Forestport our family relocated in Ilion, and reopened the funeral home, in the early 1900's.
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