Dorothy Lambert Thomas, Boeing retiree

July 30, 2014

Dorothy M. (Lambert) Thomas, 90, of Millsboro, passed away at home Friday, July 25, 2014. She was born Sept. 7, 1923, in Chestertown, Md., daughter of the late Charles and Ada (Cosden) Lambert.

Mrs. Thomas enjoyed a lifelong career as an aircraft sealer with Boeing Helicopter Company. She was an active member of American Legion Post 28, Ladies Auxiliary in Millsboro, where she enjoyed playing bingo with friends. Mrs. Thomas also enjoyed spending time on the local waters either fishing or crabbing.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Thomas was preceded in death by her daughter, Patricia (Kearns) Pyle; and her good friend, Donald Ryan. She is survived by her two children, Michael Kearns and Kim O'Connor; 10 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

All services are private. Arrangements are being handled by Parsell Funeral Homes & Crematorium, Atkins-Lodge Chapel, Lewes.