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Tuesday, February 9th, 2016
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 11:31:59, Feb 9th 2016 - Rushford Man says - I am willing to pay more taxes for the new school. It will bene ... [Read More]
- 11:16:55, Feb 9th 2016 - SV85 - @Hawkeye63 I don't know how I can get you to address the main point of the a ... [Read More]
- 10:37:19, Feb 9th 2016 - @says - Quit whining. I would say the value of your farm / land has dramatically inc ... [Read More]
- 2:15:57, Feb 8th 2016 - Hawkeye63 - . SV 85, all your insults are for nothing. My skin is too thick to worry a ... [Read More]
- 7:28:40, Feb 8th 2016 - - In response to the free lifejackets. That would mean you are offering a way out for ... [Read More]
- 5:30:25, Feb 8th 2016 - wow - About time u r thinking of a parking lot! and another thing. U CAN'T reserve par ... [Read More]
- 12:45:22, Feb 8th 2016 - - In response to the free lifejackets. That would mean you are offering a way out fo ... [Read More]
- 12:37:07, Feb 8th 2016 - understanding - It is easy for someone to say yes! Especially when they are on the re ... [Read More]
- 7:41:46, Feb 7th 2016 - DeerHunterguy - @Terbeest Calling someone who supports Obama like "a follower of Nazi ... [Read More]
- 6:58:19, Feb 7th 2016 - VikeFan1 - Another angry, rambling rant from a bitter right wingnut. Who is this guy? ... [Read More]
Fri, Sep 5th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
Donald Thompson, age 73, of Mabel, Minnesota died August 30, 2003 at the Green Lea Manor Nursing Home in Mabel.
Donald Thompson was born September 22, 1929 in Spring Grove, to Larney and Eldora (Danielson) Thompson. He graduated from the Canton High School in 1947. From August, 1948 to July 1950 he served in the United States Army where he worked in the Army’s post office. On September 4, 1953 he married Donnis Gleisner at the Greenfield Lutheran Church in Harmony, Minn. Mr. Thompson worked for a short time in the offices at Minneapolis – Moline in Minneapolis before returning to the Mabel area where he farmed for forty years until 1994 when he retired because of a stroke. The couple also owned and operated the “Shoe String” shoe store in Mabel for fourteen years. He was a member of the Scheie Lutheran Church in rural Mabel and the American Legion Post 299. He is survived by his wife Donnis of Mabel; a daughter Robin and Craig Arneson of Lakeville, Minn.; two grandchildren; two great grandchildren; five sisters Carmona Sauer and Eloise and Merle Bergey of Harmony, Dianna and Kenneth Eickhoff of Fountain, Patricia and George Snell of Canton, and Sharon and Robert Peterson of Winona, Minnesota; three brothers Paul of Harmony, Steven and Lois of Dodge Center, and Rodney and Carol of Mabel; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by two brothers and a sister. Burial will be in the Fort Snelling National Cemetery at a later date. Mengis Funeral Home in Mabel was in charge of arrangements.