Mildred Martha Prothe Besel Thomas's obituary , Passed away on June 8, 2024 in Spotsylvania, Virginia

Mildred Martha Prothe Besel Thomas

February 26, 1929 - June 8, 2024 (95 years old)

Spotsylvania, Virginia

Mildred Martha Prothe Besel Thomas's obituary , Passed away on June 8, 2024 in Spotsylvania, Virginia

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Mildred Martha Prothe Besel Thomas

February 26, 1929 - June 8, 2024 (95 years old)

Spotsylvania, Virginia

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Mildred Martha Prothe Besel Thomas Obituary

We bid farewell to Mildred Martha Prothe Besel Thomas of Spotsylvania, Virginia, born in Linn, Kansas, whose journey of life gracefully concluded on June 8, 2024 at the age of 95. Mildred touched countless lives with warmth and kindness, leaving behind cherished memories that will forever echo in hearts. Family and friends are welcome to leave their condolences on this memorial page and share them with the family.

As Mildred departs from this earthly realm, her essence lingers — a whisper on the wind, a ripple on the water — a testament to the enduring power of love to transcend the boundaries of life and death. Though Mildred may no longer walk beside us, her spirit lives on in the memories and the legacy Mildred leaves behind.

She was loved and cherished by many people including : her former life partner Paul Besel; her sons, Steven, Dennis and Thomas; her husband David F. Thomas; and her children, Terrill and Jeffrey. She was also cherished by her five children and their spouses; nine grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; a sister; and a brother.

A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, June 26th 2024 at 9:30 AM and at 12:00 PM. A burial will be held on Wednesday, June 26th 2024 at 10:00 AM at the Quantico National Cemetery (18424 Joplin Rd, Triangle, VA 22172). A reception will be held on Wednesday, June 26th 2024 at 1:00 PM at the Redeemer Lutheran Church (5120 Harrison Rd, Fredericksburg, VA 22408).

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Fredericksburg Food Bank or to Redeemer Lutheran Church.

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Covenant Funeral Service



Wed

June 26

Funeral service

9:30 AM

Quantico National Cemetery
18424 Joplin Rd, Triangle, VA 22172

Wed

June 26

Burial

10:00 AM

Quantico National Cemetery
18424 Joplin Rd, Triangle, VA 22172

Wed

June 26

Funeral service

12:00 PM

Redeemer Lutheran Church
5120 Harrison Rd, Fredericksburg, VA 22408

Wed

June 26

Reception

1:00 PM

Redeemer Lutheran Church
5120 Harrison Rd, Fredericksburg, VA 22408

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