Friday, December 30, 2011

Kevin Martin Thomason, 37, resident of Leavenworth, Kan., died unexpectedly Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2011, in Kansas City, Mo. He was born April 11, 1974, in Leavenworth, the son of Larry Cheek and Kathy Thomason.

Survivors include his mother, Kathy Hahn, and friend Robert Roberts, Fort Scott; one brother, Bobby Cheek; and two sisters, Kathy Diane Cheek and Kimberly Dawn Cheek. Also surviving are several aunts, uncles, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his father, grandparents, his uncle Fred and cousin Charlie.

Pastor Chuck Russell will conduct funeral services at 10:30 a.m. Monday in the Cheney Witt Chapel. Burial will follow in Clarksburg Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday at the Chapel.

Memorials are suggested to a Kevin Thomason Memorial Fund and may be sent to Cheney Witt Chapel, P.O. Box 347, Fort Scott, Kan., 66701.

Words of remembrance may be submitted to the online guestbook at