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Barbara Burke Thompson

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Barbara Burke Thompson Obituary
Barbara Burke Thompson of Coatesville Barbara Burke Thompson, beloved wife and mother, found peace the morning of November 6, 2011. Her life began as Barbara Margaret Burke on January 4, 1952 in Santa Fe, N.M. On June 4, 1977, she wed Michael Q. Thompson. Barbara enjoyed 34 years as a passionate homemaker who cherished, above all else, family, travel and the effervescence of life. She is survived by Michael, as well as four beautiful and talented children. Friends and family who would like to share in the celebration of Barbara's life may call from 1 to 2 p.m. on Saturday, November 12th at the Harris-Mountain Funeral Home, 1030 E. Lincoln Highway, Coatesville. Memorial services will begin at 2 p.m. In her memory, contributions may be sent to Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111-2497 or Brandywine Hall, 800 W. Miner Street, West Chester, PA 19382. The Thompson family express their unlimited gratitude to both parties for their warmth and devotion. She was, in one word, treasured. We'll cheers to that. An open palm against the wind. I am still holding your hand. On-line condolences may be made by visiting www.harrismountainfuneralhome.com.

Published in The Daily Local on Nov. 9, 2011
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