Obituaries: Geoffrey D. Thomas(1969-2008)

February 09, 2008 12:00 am
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Thomas ().

Geoffrey D. Thomas, son of Ann and Michael, died at Stanford Hos-pital's cardiac Intensive Care Unit on Feb. 5.

He was born in San Francisco on Aug. 8, 1969, was baptized at Star of the Sea in San Francisco and confirmed at Holy Rosary. He graduated from Antioch High School in 1988.

Geoff was a musician (percussion), an instructor at the Antioch Music Academy, and a licensed massage therapist. He formally worked for the state Department of Agriculture in Del Norte County, where he was close to his beloved forests, rivers and beaches.

He is survived by his parents, his brother, Christian (Rose), and many friends, aunts, uncles, cousins and students.

Services will be at Holy Rosary Church in San Francisco, with a Rosary at 7 p.m., Thursday, Feb 14. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, Feb. 15, at noon at Holy Rosary, with a reception to follow at the Parish Center.