A photo of Anne P. Thomas

Anne P. Thomas

December 31, 1958 - August 12, 2021

Anne P. Thomas, age 62 of Middletown, DE, passed away on Thursday, August 12, 2021.

Born in Pearisburg, VA on December 31, 1958, she was a daughter of the late Louis and Jacqueline (Benoit) Provost. Anne worked as a piano instructor for Christ the Teacher Catholic Church. She loved the students she taught.

She was an avid reader who was actively involved with her church at Holy Family R.C. Church and later with St. Joseph’s Parish. Most of all, Anne loved spending time with her family.

Anne is survived by her husband, John Thomas; daughter, Jillian Patterson (Theodore) of Rising Sun, MD; son, Nathan Thomas (Aniek) of Murray, UT; brother, Paul Provost (Theia) of Eagle Rock, VA; sister, Denise Lyons of Newark; and grandchildren, Genevieve, John Ross, August, Winnie, and Isabelle.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 6 pm until 8 pm on Friday, August 20, 2021 at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 275 East Main Street, Middletown, DE. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10 am on Saturday, August 21, 2021 at St. Joseph’s Parish, 371 East Main Street, Middletown, DE. Face coverings will be required for all those in attendance not immunized with the COVID-19 vaccine per the Governor of Delaware. Interment will follow in All Saints Cemetery, 6001 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE.  

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Anne’s memory to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Delaware Chapter, 100 W. 10th Street, Ste. 209, Wilmington, DE 19801.


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9 Condolences for Anne P. Thomas

  • Denise so sorry about your lose. My prayers are with you and your family. Wish I could be there but just know that y’all are in my prayers. Love ya and God be with you in your time of sorrow.

  • Our deepest condolences to Anne’s family and loved ones.

  • Please accept my heartfelt sympathy for Anne’s passing. I knew Anne and her dear parents from Holy Family parish many years ago. Anne fought a brave fight and now rests in the arms of her Lord. Her true Christian spirit is an inspiration to all her knew her. May the memories you shared as a family be of comfort to you in the days ahead. May God in His infinite goodness give you strength and support.

  • I will always remember Anne as such a sweet friend in grade school in Covington, Va. Prayers of peace and God’s grace to her family and those who love her.

  • I knew the Provost family and Anne from Holy Family. What a lovely lady, always smiling. Sympathy to the family.

  • John, my deep sympathy and profound condolences to you and all your family. I am praying for Anne. I am praying for you and your family.

  • Ann was a beloved piano teacher at Christ the Teacher Catholic School when we met. I was new on the faculty and she was so welcoming. We enjoyed quick conversations about music. She remains strong in my memory. I am so sorry to hear of her death. God bless you, Ann! Alex

  • Thomas Family,

    Please accept my deepest condolences. I remember taking care of Anne at the cancer center a few years ago. I remembered her kind heart as soon as I saw her photo. I am so sorry for your loss.

  • John and family –
    Please accept our sincere sympathy in the passing of your lovely Anne. We knew her briefly and were blessed by her spirit each time we were together. May the promise of eternal life and the peace of the Lord bring you comfort.
    Doug and Donna Pollock