VELMA MAE THOM
January 19, 2022
Velma Mae (Mease) Thom, 93, of Medicine Lodge, Kansas, died Monday, January 17, 2022, at Medicine Lodge Memorial Hospital with her family at her side.
She was born on June 11, 1928, near Isabel, Kansas, to Byron and Bertha (Price) Mease.
Velma graduated from Isabel High School in 1946. She attended Southwestern College for two years before the love of her life after returning from war said, "Marry me now or never." They did. On November 14, 1948, she married Charles Wayne Thom and began 70 years of loving marriage. Wayne and Velma set up farming and ranching in the Lake City area and even...