Thomas Daniel (Danny) Thomas, Age of 80, Husband, Father, Grandpa, Brother passed away with loved ones by his side in his home Thursday March 11th 2021 in Murray, Utah. Danny was born on September 29th 1940 to Thomas Nalder Thomas and Ruth Thomas, who later divorced and Ruth married Lynn Dimond and raised Danny in Magna Utah. He served in the Navy for two years. Member of the LDS church. Married the love his life (59 years) Sherry Thomas at the age of 21.

Danny was a hard worker; he was not afraid to get his hands dirty. On his free time, he would work on cars. His garage is full of every tool imaginable. He had loved to go camping with Sherry and the boys though in his later years he preferred Las Vegas and Wendover. The lights and the sounds of the slots really got his blood going and his heart pounding. He loved to have his whole family over for the holidays, for the Jazz and Utah games. Danny was more of the silent, sit back and observe type but he had a sharp witty since of humor about him that he’d have everyone around him laughing and smiling.

Survived by his loving wife Sherry, Sons David and Mike, Brother Guy, His nephews Jay Thomas. His grandkids Laura, Justin, Larissa (Austin), Meghan, Ashley,( Guy), Steven( Nikki ).

His great grandkids Kaydance, Kaddan, Paxton, Rexxon, Daxtin, Aleyah, Kylee, Ryland, Gracie and Jayden.

Proceeded in death by his parents Ruth Dimond & Lynn Dimond, and Brother Jay Thomas.

A Viewing will be held Wednesday March 17, 2021 for friends and family from 6pm-8pm at the Larkin Sunset Gardens Mortuaries at 1950 E. Dimple Dell Rd (10600 So,) Sandy, Ut 84092. Graveside services will be held Thursday March 18, 2021 at 2:00 PM. Another viewing will be held from 12:30-1:30 prior to funeral services for friends and family. Due to COVID-19 please wear masks and practice social distancing.



Wednesday, Mar. 17, 2021 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Larkin Sunset Gardens
1950 E. Dimple Dell Rd (10600 So.)
Sandy, UT 84092


Thursday, Mar. 18, 2021 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Larkin Sunset Gardens
1950 E. Dimple Dell Rd (10600 So.)
Sandy, UT 84092

Graveside Service

Thursday, Mar. 18, 2021 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Larkin Sunset Gardens
1950 E. Dimple Dell Rd (10600 So.)
Sandy, UT 84092

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Larkin Sunset Gardens
1950 E 10600 S
Sandy, UT

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Mar 13, 2021

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Dave , Megan Ashley Steve. Sherry mike' and to great grand kids so sorry for your loss! Aunt Teresa is here for you.dave and sherry and mike I hope with time your heart will heal.and fond memories will flood your mind.remebering Danny.he was such a great many deepest thoughts and prayers for you all through this rough time!....

Teresa dickinson , West valley, UT, US Mar 15, 2021

My heart goes out to you and your family during this difficult time. May you find peace in the memories of your time with your special loved one.

Nicole Lifsey Mar 14, 2021

So sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you. I grew up with Danny. Great guy.


Bobbi Mar 13, 2021

Larissa and Family,

We’re so sorry about your Grandpa. We hope your loving memories, and the years you shared with him help you through the difficult times.

You are in our thoughts❤️


Mary,Bonnie and Skye

Mary Winberg Mar 13, 2021