PAUL D. THOMPSON

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    - Betsy Thompson
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    - ELWOOD AND KAREN KARCHNER
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PAUL D. THOMPSON, 92, of Warren, died on Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, at Heritage Pointe, Warren, Ind. Born Sept. 7, 1920, in Fort Wayne, he was the son of Max and Gladys (Meeks) Thompson. He graduated in 1938 from North Side High School, Fort Wayne. He then joined the United States Army Air Corp and served in World War II as a Captain. He married Lucile (Scheumann) Thompson on Feb. 16, 1946, at Zion Lutheran Church, Fort Wayne. He was a salesman for the National Biscuit Company, Fort Wayne, and a member of Trinity United Methodist Church, the Masons, Shriners, V.F.W Post 2689, American Legion Post 7, and the Lions Club, all of Huntington. He is survived by a daughter, Barbara (Jeff) Reed of Markle; a son, Doug (Nancy) Thompson of Marion; three grandchildren, Amber Johnson, Brooke (Ryan) Heisler and Randie Bradley; and eight great-grandchildren, Erika Liddick, Todd Liddick, Brandon Wagner, Gabrielle Bennett, Jacob Bennett, Brody Bennett, Christopher Becraft, and Haylie Anderson. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; two infant children, Scott and Janice Thompson. Funeral service is 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, at Bailey-Love Mortuary, with Chaplin Gerald Moreland officiating. Visitation is from 3 to 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, at Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 West Park Drive, Huntington. Entombment in Covington Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Fort Wayne, with the V.F.W Post 2689 performing military graveside services. Memorial contributions may be made to Family Life Care Hospice of Berne c/o Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 West Park Drive, Huntington, IN 46750. Bailey-Love Mortuary is honored to serve the Family of Paul D. Thompson. Friends may share an online tribute on the guestbook at www.baileylove.com
Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Nov. 3, 2012
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