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William Robert Thompson

William Robert Thompson[1, 2]

Male 1933 - 2011  (78 years)

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  • Name William Robert Thompson 
    Nickname Bill 
    Born 14 Mar 1933  Heilwood, PA, US Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Dec 2011  Glen Burnie, MD, US Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cremated 29 Dec 2011  Maryland Veteran's Cemetery, Crownsville, MD, US Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2490  Smithwick Family Tree
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2017 

    Father William John Thompson,   b. 7 Mar 1880, Moycraig, Co. Antrim, NI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Jennie Gertrude Powers,   b. 18 Nov 1898, Deerlick, PA, US Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1973  (Age 74 years) 
    Family ID F865  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family E.A. Thompson 
    Children 
    +1. M.J. Thompson
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2017 21:26:52 
    Family ID F881  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCremated - 29 Dec 2011 - Maryland Veteran's Cemetery, Crownsville, MD, US Link to Google Earth
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    Bill Thompson
    Bill Thompson

  • Sources 
    1. [S234] William Thompson - Obituary, (Baltimore Sun).
      THOMPSON , William R. On December 26, 2011, WILLIAM ROBERT THOMPSON, beloved husband of Eleanor A. Thompson; devoted father of Michael J. Thompson and his wife Bonnie J. of Pasadena; and loving grandfather of Christopher and Karah.
      The family will receive visitors at the family owned Singleton Funeral & Cremation Services, PA, 1 2nd Avenue S.W. (at Crain Highway), Glen Burnie, on Wednesday from 2-4 and 6-8 PM. A funeral service will be held in the funeral home chapel on Thursday at 8:45 AM. Interment MD Veterans Cemetery, Crownsville. Contributions in Mr. Thompson's name may be made to Linthicum Heights United Methodist Church, 200 School Lane, Linthicum, MD 21090 or a charity of your choice. For further information, please visit www.singletonfuneralhome.com.
      Published in Baltimore Sun on Dec. 28, 2011

    2. [S236] William Thompson - Obituary, (Maryland Gazette), http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/capitalgazette/obituary.aspx?page=lifestory&pid=155259096.
      THOMPSON, WILLIAM ROBERT, 78, of Linthicum passed away on December 26, 2011 at the Baltimore Washington Medical Center. Mr. Thompson was born in Pennsylvania on March 14, 1933 to the late William and Gertrude Thompson. He served in the Army Security Agency from 1953 to 1956. He retired from the National Security Agency in 1994. Bill was a Linthicum resident for 46 years. He volunteered at the National Electronics Museum, was an Amateur Radio operator. Bill has been involved with car clubs since the fifties and most recently the Corvette Club. He has traveled in all 50 states, Canada and some European countries. He was a member of NARFE chapter 1519, Linthicum-Shipley Improvement Assoc., NCRS-Mason Dixon Chapter and the Ski Club. Bill enjoyed skiing and sports car racing.
      He was the beloved husband of Eleanor A. Thompson; devoted father of Michael J. Thompson and his wife Bonnie J. of Pasadena and loving grandfather of Christopher and Karah Thompson of Pasadena. Funeral services were held on Thursday for Mr. Thompson.
      Contributions in Mr. Thompson's name may be made to Linthicum Heights United Methodist Church, 200 School Lane, Linthicum, MD 21090 or a charity of your choice. For further information, please visit www.singletonfuneralhome.com

      Published in the Maryland Gazette on Dec. 31, 2011