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Benjamin Harrison Thomas

Thomas—Benjamin Harrison Thomas, 76, on November 14, 2017, at home in Ukiah, Calif. Benj was born on March 15, 1941, in Boston, Mass. He moved to Washington, D.C., in the 1970s after serving in Ethiopia in the first contingent of Peace Corps volunteers. He was an inspiring teacher at Sidwell Friends Middle School. His time there drew him to attend and later join Bethesda (Md.) Meeting, where he frequently brought messages about tolerance and simple living. He said that his service as clerk of meeting in the 1980s was🔒

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