"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Wednesday, July 30th, 2014
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 4:02:43, Jul 29th 2014 - wow - Didn't read did you. I live on Iowa border doesn't take anymore had then going ... [Read More]
- 12:15:51, Jul 29th 2014 - kyle - or George Bush ... [Read More]
- 9:02:44, Jul 29th 2014 - notacookoo - WOW, this is the most unconnected rambling yet. It started out nice as ... [Read More]
- 9:21:56, Jul 28th 2014 - RFDvolunteer - Thank you Brett for a good article. I hope people will respond positiv ... [Read More]
- 7:50:52, Jul 28th 2014 - KingslandGrad95 - @wow-so you're willing to spend more on gas money to buy in Iowa wh ... [Read More]
- 11:01:18, Jul 27th 2014 - Eagle - Dear Mr. Bear, I thought to address a few of the issues you bring up. ... [Read More]
- 10:05:23, Jul 27th 2014 - - Exciting. .and welcome to SE Minnesota. Good Luck with your new venture. ... [Read More]
- 1:39:15, Jul 27th 2014 - yes - Spanish books would be GREAT! They don't have any books now at FC and if your c ... [Read More]
- 1:30:09, Jul 27th 2014 - wow - Living on the Iowa border I will do all my shopping in Iowa if they do that! ... [Read More]
- 1:27:17, Jul 27th 2014 - in harmony - Hum...no tickets issued? Thats something I've never heard before. My X g ... [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.