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Monday December 27th, 2021
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Judith "Judy" Thomas

Judith “Judy” Thomas (nee Ruiz), age 64, of Lorain, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 19, 2021, at Cleveland Clinic Marymount Hospital.

She was born on April 23, 1957, in Lorain, Ohio. She was a graduate of Lorain Southview High School class of 1976. She married her high school sweetheart, Alvin Thomas, and built a life with him she valued very much! She was employed at Gyro’s and More and retired after many years of service. She enjoyed watching game shows and listening to music. Her greatest joy was spending time with her loved ones and friends.

She leaves behind to cherish her memory children; Tymika Thomas, Alvin Thomas Jr., and Angela Thomas; sisters, Elsie (Fabian) Romero, Blanca (Sammy) Carrero, Gladys Diaz, Miriam Coon, Amelia (Peter) Boyer, Maria Becker, Edith (Bino) Diaz, Raquel (Thomas) Holland; brothers, Jose (Leticia) Ruiz Jr., William (Debbie) Ruiz, Eliseo (Barbara) Ruiz; sister-in-law, Gloria Jones; brothers-in-law, Gary (Rebecca) Thomas and Christopher (Angie) Brooks; grandchildren, Sierra Thomas, Luther Washington IV, Meaira Williams, Daisa Washington, Ashley Thomas, Dominic Suttle, Imani Thomas; godson, Terrance Shelton; great-grandchildren, Devin Bradley, Da’Vion Rojas, Karsyn Oursler, Da’viere Rojas, Aria Young, Lae’oni Hamilton; special friends, Aida Serrano, Carmela Noble, Mary Ransom, and Zelphia Brooks; and a host of nieces and nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by parents, Jose and Victoria (nee Medina) Ruiz; husband, Alvin Thomas Sr. in 2014; sister, Angelina Ruiz; brothers-in-law, David Diaz Sr., Ellis Thomas Jr., James Thomas, Gregory Thomas and George Coon; sister-in-law, Linda Moore; and grandson, Anthony Alvin Thomas.

Judy will be greatly missed and her memory will be cherished forever.

The family will receive friends on Monday from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Dovin Funeral and Cremation Specialists, 2701 Elyria Avenue, Lorain. Friends will also be received on Tuesday from 8:30 a.m. until the time of mass at 9:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Chapel, 4301 Pearl Avenue, Lorain. Rev. William Thaden will officiate. Burial will follow in Elmwood Cemetery, Lorain.

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A candle was lit in memory of Judith Thomas

Mom you will be truly missed. I Love You and can't believe you are gone from me . I'm gonna cherish all the good times. I Love You always and forever. Your Son Alvin Jr Feb 5 2022 9:06 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Judith Thomas

Alvin Thomas Jr Feb 5 2022 9:03 AM

Deeply saddened to learn of Judy's passing, such a sweet person. My condolences to her families, i will be praying for your strength and comfort during these most difficult times.
Judy take your rest my friend.

Janet E. Dalton Dec 27 2021 11:04 AM

I'll never forget Aunt Judy ❤️❤️ We Love her and will definitely miss her forever ❤️❤️😞

Tanisha Garrett Dec 25 2021 11:48 PM

My deepest condolence in my thoughts and in my prayers for strength comfort and healing at this difficult time prayers for the whole family

Chelly Cruz Dec 23 2021 12:21 PM

This is so hard to do. My sister was a great fun person. I have so many wonderful memories with her. I am sad she is gone, but she will never be forgotten. She is now in a better place. She is now an angel with all of the others that we have lost. We will one day meet again. Love you always. Sincerely, Raquel ,Tom, Jacqui, Sean, Jayden, Sydnie, jaxton, Bryson, Andrew, Mariah, Preston, Westlin, and Alexis 😭❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

Raquel Holland Dec 23 2021 4:18 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Judith Thomas

Tonya Soto Dec 22 2021 3:04 PM

Love you JuJu forever. Going to miss you! So many memories through the years. Love and blessings to all.

Michele Dec 22 2021 11:40 AM