John Anthony (J.J.) Thomas Jr.April 28, 1979- September 18, 2004 |

John Anthony (J.J.) Thomas Jr.April 28, 1979- September 18, 2004

Post Independent Writer

John Anthony (J.J.) Thomas Jr., of Glenwood Springs, died on Sept. 18, 2004. He was 25.J.J. was born on April 28, 1979, in Houston. He had lived in the Roaring Fork Valley since 1991.He graduated from Basalt High School in 1997. J.J.’s passion was the outdoors. He loved snowboarding, camping, hiking and fishing.A memorial service took place at the home of Kevin and Shirley Helmer in Westbank.He is survived by his mother, Sabrina, and her husband, Joe Deveydt, his brother, Joshua Thomas, and many friends.So, to our son, our brother, our friend:”You were at your prime, taken away before your time. You touched all our lives with your gentle spirit, your laugh and your smile. We will love and miss you forever, bro.”

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