John Henry Thompson, Jr. was born on April 15, 1938 in Boltz, Pennsylvania. He died at the age of 75 on September 8, 2013 at his home in Boring, Oregon.


John grew up in Pennsylvania, moved to California and then to Oregon in 1979.  He worked as a fork lift operator at Nabisco and worked there until he retired.


John is survived by his fiancée, Betty Lester; brothers, Larry Thompson, Robert Thompson and Joseph Thompson. Preceded in death by his wife, Sherrie, a sister, Doris Henrich, brothers, Eugene Thompson, Elmer Thompson, Kenneth Thompson, Jerry Thompson and Lee Thompson.


John requested no services.


His urn has been placed in the crypt with his wife Sherrie, at Riverview Abbey Mausoleum, Portland, Oregon.

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