VisitationOne hour prior to the service at O'Connell Family Funeral Home
Funeral Services10:00 AM Friday, June 8, 2012 at O’Connell Family Funeral Home, 520 S. 11th St., Hudson
Charles A. Thompson, age 79 of Roberts, passed away June 1, 2012 at the VA Medical Center in Minneapolis. Charles was born October 11, 1932 in Bayport, MN; the son of Harry Sr. and Ruth (Gardner) Thompson. He proudly served his country in the US Air Force during the Korean war. Charles worked as a cook for many years. He enjoyed family gatherings, cook outs, fishing and playing roll poker with his family.
He is survived by his children: Melissa Thompson of Ridgeland, Michelle Thompson (Stewart Carrick) of Woodville, Sean (Mary Jo) Thompson of Hammond and Gordon Thompson of Roberts; grandchildren: Brittney, Harley, Tanis, Thor, Samantha, Zach, Talia, Shylow and Mason; brother, Harry Thompson Jr.; sister, Marsha Baribeau; and daughter-in-law at heart, Lynda Sprecher. He was preceded in death by his son, Matthew; six siblings and his parents.
Funeral Services for Charles will take place 10:00 AM Friday, June 8, 2012 at O’Connell Family Funeral Home, 520 S. 11th St., Hudson, with visitation 1 hour prior to the service. Interment will take place at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, MN.
Funeral services have been entrusted to the O’Connell Family Funeral Home of Hudson (715) 386-3725 www.oconnellfuneralhomes.com