Clarence G. Thompson, WIlliams Bay, WI (1926-2014)
October 20, 1926 - May 23,2014
Clarence G. Thompson, 87, of Williams Bay, WI, died Friday May 23, 2014, at his residence. Clarence was born Oct. 20, 1926, in Elkhorn, WI the son of Harold and Georgia Ludke Thompson. He was united in marriage to Muriel E. Anderson on Dec. 8, 1951, at Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church, Lake Geneva. He graduated from Elkhorn High School, Class of 1944. He was a member of Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church, VFW Post #2373 of Williams Bay, and Sta-Rite Quarter Century Club of Delavan. Clarence was employed at Sta-Rite for 29 years, as an inspector, retiring in 1988 due to his illness. He served in the U.S. Army in World War II. Clarence was an avid deer hunter and fisherman.
Surviving are Clarence's wife, Muriel; a daughter, Evelyn (Gary) Starck of Williams Bay, WI; three sons: Clarence (Jayne) Thompson, Jr., of Villa Park, IL, Charles (Linda) Thompson and Carl (Diana) Thompson, both of Delavan, WI; his grandchildren: Tara (Cory) Palmer, Katie (Donald) Dunsker, Elizabeth Starck, Caroline Starck, Mariel (Taylor) Curran, Andrew Thompson, Christopher and Briana Thompson; one great-granddaughter, Charlotte Dunsker; two sisters, Betty Byron and Barbara (Ron) Martin, of Green Valley, AZ; and a brother, Emmett (Betty) Thompson of Walworth, WI. He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Rose Olivera; and a brother, Harold Thompson.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 27, 2014, at the STEINKE FUNERAL HOME, Lake Geneva, WI, with Pastor MaryAnn Moller-Gunderson, from Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church, officiating. Burial will be held at Oak Hill Cemetery with Full Military Rites. Visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. until time of services at the FUNERAL HOME. STEINKE FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES are assisting the family with the arrangements. For online obituary and guest registry go to www.steinkefuneralhomeinc.com