Harold R. Thomas, 73

Harold Roland Thomas, 73, of Hamilton, died May 6, 2007. He was born in Clermont County on Feb. 24, 1934. He was a detention officer for the Hamilton County Juvenile Courts and a military veteran.

He was preceded in death by his parents Clifford and Bertha (nee Manning) Thomas.

He is survived by daughters, Jeanne (Jan) Maas, Janet (John) Schofield, Joyce Hutchinson, Julia (Steve) Scheifers, and Judy Fernandez; sons, James (April) and Jerrold (Londa) Thomas; mother of his children, Marilyn Thomas; twelve grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held May 11 at the Kennedy-Stevens Funeral Home in Bethel. Interment followed at the Tate Township Cemetery.