Robert John Thomas Jr., 45, of Granite City, passed away at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015, in Granite City.
He was born July 9, 1970, in Granite City, the son of Robert John Sr. and Nora Delmar Thomas of Granite City.
He married Michelle Lynn Bazzell Thomas Jr. in August 2014 in Granite City. She survives.
Robert loved to fish and loved to make things out of metal. He was a welder at CL Smith in Arnold, Mo.
Other survivors include sons, Daniel Mark Thomas and Robert Michael Thomas, both of Granite City; brothers, Richard J. (Tammy Crawford) Thomas of Granite City, Todd William (Elizabeth) Thomas of Marrero, La., and Lee Alan (Rachel Rutzel) Thomas; many nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015, at Thomas Saksa Funeral Home in Granite City.
Funeral will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015, at Thomas Saksa Funeral Home in Granite City.
Memorials can be made to the family in care of the funeral home.