Monday, March 16, 2009
Thomas Vonevich, 1918-1992
Moravia Union - 15 April 1992
Thomas Vonevich, 73, of Mystic died April 10, 1992, at St. Joseph's Mercy Hospital in Centerville.
He was born Dec. 23, 1918, in Jerome to John and Mary Blozevich Vonevich. He married Lea Kenslear on June 25, 1936, in Unionville, Mo.
He was a coal miner and cement finisher. He was a member of Cement Finishers Union.
He is survived by his wife; a son, Robert of Mystic; a daughter, Mary Alice Bates of Ottumwa; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Tilda Simon and Margaret Betts both of Rockford, Ill.
He was preceded in death by four sisters, Madaline Cline, Victoria Hawkins, Mary Monpan and Ann Bolton; and three brothers, Tony, John and Charlie.
The service was Monday at Lange Funeral Home, the Rev. Dave Higdon officiating. Burial was at Highland Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Highland Cemetery or Christian Church of Mystic.