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Sunday, January 25th, 2015
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 1:45:40, Jan 24th 2015 - penny4yourthoughts - Or MAYBE people should accept the fact that you can't always win ... [Read More]
- 11:30:37, Jan 24th 2015 - neighbor - Fountainfarmer....residents of this street have taken it to the city coun ... [Read More]
- 2:04:25, Jan 23rd 2015 - FountainFarmer - whatever seems like the type of person who will rant and rave on new ... [Read More]
- 1:39:29, Jan 23rd 2015 - Two dogs - or maybe FC should recruit some better athletes or get ones that like to w ... [Read More]
- 12:47:28, Jan 23rd 2015 - Duh - whatever--- you should probably realize that a Chamber of Commerce has NOTHING ... [Read More]
- 6:41:21, Jan 23rd 2015 - fc - FC needs new coaches who know what they are doing ... [Read More]
- 6:37:32, Jan 23rd 2015 - whatever - Get the parking behind the high school under control! ... [Read More]
- 12:08:57, Jan 22nd 2015 - firstname.lastname@example.org - Nice story about by old friend Fred, who taught me the ropes w ... [Read More]
- 12:30:17, Jan 19th 2015 - IFE - Thank you, Jason, for a wonderful tribute to Bruce Fishbaugher. He certainly ... [Read More]
- 10:45:49, Jan 19th 2015 - JCK - Correct me if I am wrong, but I believe the new water service policy stated th ... [Read More]
Fri, Dec 26th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
John Joseph Thompson, 79, of Manitowoc, formerly of Spring Valley, died unexpectedly December 18, 2003 at his home.
He was born July 4, 1924, in Minneapolis and graduated from Spring Valley High School in 1944. He joined the Navy in December 1948, served 17 years of sea duty as a chief electrician mate with the Atlantic and Pacific fleets, and from 1961 to 1963 was a Navy recruiter in Duluth. After his retirement from the military in 1968, the family moved to St. Cloud, where he was a supervisor at Franklin Manufacturing and at Turbodyne Corp. In 1977, they moved to Two Rivers, Wis., and he was a maintenance supervisor for Paragon Electric Co. until retiring in 1985. On Dec. 30, 1956, he married Barbara E. Tietz at the Methodist Church in Waite Park, Minn. Survivors include his wife; two sons, Bob J. of Francis Creek, Wis., and Barry C. (Michelle) of Mishicot, Wis.; a daughter, Lynn L. Szydel of Manitowoc; four grandchildren; and a brother, Conrad O. (Joyce) of Rochester. The funeral for John Joseph Thompson was December 22, 2003 at Knollwood Chapel Mausoleum in Manitowoc, Wis., with the Rev. Larry McCann officiating. Interment was in the mausoleum.