We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Guilford
Dr. Frank T. Thomas of Madison, Connecticut passed away October 5, 2021 at the age of 96. Dr. Thomas was born December 29, 1924 in Southbridge, MA. After graduation from a local high school, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy serving as a medic from December 1942 to February 1946. He graduated in 1949 from Columbia College and from Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons in 1953. After completing his residency in ophthalmology, he practiced for 30 years in Bronxville, NY founding the Bronxville Eye Associates. An active golfer and tennis player, Frank and his wife Maureen were members at Bonnie Briar Country Club and the Bronxville Field Club. He was also a long-time member of the Bronxville Lion’s Club. After retirement, Maureen and Frank moved to Madison, CT to continue their love of sports and community at the Madison and Clinton Country Clubs and Old Saybrook Racquet Club. Frank gave back to the community through his tutoring at an elementary school affiliated with a New Haven church. Frank was a loving doctor, husband, father and grandfather. His wife, Maureen predeceased him and he is survived by his children Laura Thomas, Kathy Uhrlass and her husband Raymond, and Steven Thomas and his wife Arleen and his five grandchildren, Beth Capiro, Alison Uhrlass, Kristen Uhrlass, Spencer Thomas and Abigail Thomas.