THOMPSON, JohnPosted: October 31st, 2016
JOHN GORDON THOMPSON, beloved husband of Ilene Gay Thompson, passed away in Lethbridge on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at the age of 79 years.
He is the loving father of: Kevin (Kathy) Thompson of Highland, Utah, Shannon Sahlen of Lethbridge, AB, Deanna Thompson of Medicine Hat, AB, and Darcy (Elizabeth) Thompson of Saint George, Utah. He is also survived by 21 grandchildren and seven great grandchildren; and sisters Alene (Royden) Shurtz and Marie (Winston) Soaper.
John is predeceased by parents Joseph and Mary; brothers Delbert and Donald, and sisters Lucille and Evelyn.
Friends may meet the family prior to the funeral service on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 from10:00 to 10:45 a.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, NORTHSIDE CHAPEL, 2223-6 A. Avenue North, Lethbridge. The Funeral Service will follow at 11:00 a.m. with Bishop Aric Pavan officiating.
Interment to follow at the Temple Hill Cemetery, Raymond at 2:30 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in memory of John, to the Alzheimer’s Society of Alberta, #402 – 740 – 4th Ave. S., Lethbridge, AB, T1K 0N9.