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Dioscoro "Cora" Thomas

June 20, 1938 — May 17, 2023

Dioscoro “Cora” Thomas passed away on Wednesday, May 17, 2023 at her home in Ogden, Utah. She was born on June 20, 1938 in Minalin, Misamis, Philippines, to Cipriano Satamera and Gertrudes Pasanting. She graduated from Clarin High School in Minalin, Philippines in 1956.


She married Walter John Thomas, who was stationed at Subic Bay Naval Station in the Philippines.


Cora held various jobs throughout her life including as a heavy equipment operator, welder and in the food service industry. 


Gardening and planting flowers were some of her greatest pleasures in life.


Cora is survived by her eight children, Rico Pasanting, Paul Riviera, Teddy Price, Kenneth Thomas, Linda Thomas Hale, Cynthia Wahl, Barbara Amidon and Patricia Thomas; eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.


A memorial service celebrating her life will be held on Thursday, May 25, 2023 at 11 a.m. at Lindquist’s Ogden Mortuary, 3408 Washington Blvd.


Services will be live-streamed and available the day of the services by scrolling to the bottom of Cora’s obituary page at:, where condolences may also be shared.


Our family would like to extend and express out heart felt gratitude to those who supported the family during this difficult time.






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