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Darrell Wayne Thomas



Memorial Contributions:

Paws With A Cause

4646 S. Division

Wayland, MI 49348


Spectrum Health Hospice

750 Fuller Ave NE-MC 164

Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Darrell W. Thomas, age 75, of Lowell, MI, went to be with his Savior on December 14, 2021. He was preceded in death by his parents.  He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Diane Thomas; children, Brenda Thomas-Bergy, Brett (Karen) Thomas, Tate (Melissa) Thomas;17 grandchildren, including 3 great-grandchildren; stepfathers, Ralph VanderHeide and Donald Snider; siblings, Cheryl (Jerry) Smith, Tim (Sharon) Thomas, Larry (Brenda) Thomas; several nieces and nephews; sisters-in-law, Ellen Bader, Donna (Denny) Johnston, Roxanne (Jay) McCreadie; brother-in-law, Dale Hancock; and his fur babies, Pumpkin, Spice, and Zoe. Darrell graduated from Godwin Heights class of 1964. Darrell enjoyed playing handball, racquet ball, fishing, hunting, speedboats, sports cars, and a good game of golf. He loved most of all, time spent with his family and friends. Please join us for a celebration of life to remember Darrell Wayne Thomas, proud owner of Vanguard Fire and Security, LLC, from 2pm-5pm on Saturday, January 15, 2022 at Noto’s Old World Italian Dining, 6600 28th St., Grand Rapids, MI 49546. Memorial contributions may be made to, Paws With A Cause, 4646 S. Division, Wayland, MI 49348, or Spectrum Health Hospice, 750 Fuller Ave NE-MC 164, Grand Rapids, MI 49503.


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2 Responses

  1. You will be greatly missed by us all . Your were a great man,freind and I appreciated all your kind words and all your Gestures.i was very luck to know you and to have spent time with you.
    God bless you ❤

  2. Since I started Vanguard in 1998, I would always looking forward to seeing you either come into the Portage office or if I had to come to GR. It always made my day better. We will miss and think about you often.

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