1/15/1947 - 6/26/2022He is proceeded in death by parents Leslie Wayne Fritz and Henrietta Frances Tri. Survived by wife Nancy Fritz of 56 years; step-sons: Kevin, Steven, Mark and Michael Ward; daughter: Michelle Palmer; grandkids: Jocelyn, Lindsey, Natalija, and Katya Ward; Nicole , Amanda, and Samuel Lipsett; and great-grandchildren Charleigh, Logan and Alyssa. Thomas spent over 40 years at Baker's and Kroger supermarkets. As a young boy Thomas was an avid Ham Radio hobbyist. This evolved into a love of computers and to monitoring activities on his police radio scanners. Additionally, Thomas enjoyed attending his grandchildren’s school activities. There will be no services. Memorials to be dedicated to the family.