Manuel was a long time member and former Squab Producers Board Member. He also was a great resource for many squab members who he helped get started over his many years in the Squab Business. He will be greatly missed. Manuel requested that services not be held and his wishes are being respected. A donation in his name has been set up to the Western Poultry Scholarship & Research Foundation in lieu of flowers. This scholarship is geared toward students in the poultry industry throughout the western United States. If you are interested in donating in Manuel’s name, please make check out to W.P.S.R.F and send to: Western Poultry Scholarship & Research Foundation, P.O. Box 576218, Modesto, CA 95357. In the memo section please state Manual Thomas on your check.