Thomas was born on August 7, 1946 in Natick to the late John and June (Vaux) Poole. He honorably served our country in the United States Navy during the Vietnam Era and received the National Defense Service Medal. He was a graduate of Rochester Institute of Technology in New York. He began his career as a Sales Technical Engineer at DuPont and moved on to Etchomatic, Inc. in Lowell until his retirement. Thomas was an avid photographer and loved animals.
A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, November 22, 2022 at 11:00 am at the Cartmell-Davis Life Celebration Funeral Home, 619 State Road, Plymouth (Manomet). In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, KS 66675-8516, www.support.woundedwarriorproject.org or Cranberry Hospice, 36 Cordage Park Circle, Suite 326, Plymouth, MA 02360.