Geraldine Thomas

Austintown – Mrs. Geraldine M. “Mama Moose” Thomas, age 87, Of Austintown died Thursday morning at Hospice House. She was born March 16, 1927 in Youngstown a daughter of Cyril and Myrtle Foley Williams.

Mama Moose graduated from South High School, was the owner of the Purple Moose Saloon and had at worked for Waldon Management as a manager at the Westchester Apartments retiring in 1989. She was a member of Boardman Baptist Church, enjoyed her computer, doing crafts but her greatest joy was spending time with her family.

Geraldine leaves a daughter Jennifer (Tom) Davidson of Columbiana and two other daughters; one son Richard (Sandie Bianconi) Thomas of Niles; seven grandchildren Estee Thomas, Natalie , Nicholas and Joseph Wright, James Berry, Angela Plant and Brandon Garland and eight great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, her former husband Thomas M. Thomas and her grandson Dustin Roher.

A Memorial Service will be held at a later date.

Contributions maybe made in memory of Geraldine to the Hospice House 9803 Sharrot Road, Poland, Ohio 44514.

This obituary can be viewed and condolences sent to

Arrangements are by the Higgins-Reardon Funeral Home Austintown Chapel.