Russell Thomas

May 30, 2024

Russell K. Thomas, 88, longtime resident of Downers Grove, at rest May 28, 2024, surrounded by his loving family. Born February 7, 1936 in Chicago, IL to Harold and Ruth Thomas. Beloved husband of Nancy (nee Brockhoff); loving father of Ken (Kathy), Jeff (Jenny) and Debi (Dean) Lubbers; devoted grandfather of Tina (Ray Elm) Lubbers, Tom (Gretchen) Lubbers, Katy (Chris) Conway, Jessie (Anthony) Atkins, Jordan (Alexis) Thomas, Alex and Jay Thomas; dearest great grandfather of Avery Fitzharris, Emma and Lily Atkins, Violet and Rory Thomas and C.J. Conway.  Russ loved being with is family and was especially proud of his grandchildren and great grandchildren. Visitation Sunday June 2, 2024 from 2-4 P.M. at Cappetta’s West Suburban Funeral Home & Cremation Services 4920 Main St., Downers Grove. Funeral Services Monday 10:30 A.M. at the funeral home followed by interment at Clarendon Hills Cemetery. Info 630-852-8000 or

SERVICES: Russell K. Thomas

Day: Sunday June 2, 2024
Time: 2:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M.
Location: Cappetta’s West Suburban Funeral Home & Cremation Services

Day: Monday June 3, 2024
Time: 10:30 A.M.
Location: West Suburban Funeral Home

INTERMENT: Clarendon Hills Cemetery

OBITUARY: Russell K. Thomas

Date of birth: 02/07/1936

Date of passing: 05/28/2024