(877) 410-2424

24/7 Se habla español

In loving memory of
Robert (Bob) E. Thomas
  • April 26, 1941
  • -
  • January 14, 2022

  • Obituary
  • Sign Tribute Wall
  • Send an E-Card
  • Light a Candle
  • Photos


Robert (Bob) E. Thomas of Cape Coral, FL, passed away peacefully at this home in Cape Coral, FL, with his loving wife, Geri Thomas (nee Ojek), by his side. They were married for 58 years. Bob was born in Chicago, IL, on April 26, 1941, to the late Edward Thomas and Eleanor (Klucznik) Thomas.

Bob moved from Chicago, IL to Melrose Park, IL, in 1958 when he met Geri, the love of his life. He attended Lane Tech H.S. and Northwestern University. For over 40 years, Bob and Geri owned the renowned Great Western Cleaners in Oak Park, IL.

Bob was also an accomplished chef and loved to travel. Above all, Bob loved his family dearly and absolutely loved spending time with his grandchildren.

Bob leaves behind his wife of 58 years, Geraldine Thomas (nee Ojek); daughters: Michelle L. Tomaszewski and Suzanne M. Tejeda (Robert); 6 grandchildren: Michael R. (Rachel), Jonathan R., Anthony E., Nicholas E., Robert J. and Madelyn M.; 2 great-grandchildren: Tatum R. and Cameron C.; sisters: Patricia R. Moura (Tom, now deceased) and Janice M. Zahn (Ken); and brother-in-law, Gerald R. Page (Constance, now deceased.)

Tribute Wall

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

  1. Carol Winiarz says:
    19 Jan 2022
    May God help Geri and his family thru this difficult time. Know that we are all praying for you and Bob is in heaven looking over you too. ❤❤❤

  2. Jan lit a candle:
    19 Jan 2022
    Lit since January 19, 2022 at 1:55:11 PM

Send an E-Card

Please select an e-card

Required fields are marked *

Note: The code below resets with every submit of the form