LAKEVIEW — Mary G. Thompson, 90, of Lakeview, OH, passed away early Sunday morning, April 6, 2014 at Mary Rutan Hospital in Bellefontaine, OH.
Mary was born on March 14, 1924 in Washington Twp, Logan Co., OH, to the late Harry R. & Buryl V. Morris Barnes. On May 24, 1944, she married Cecil P. Thompson and he preceded her in death on June 6, 2004. She was also preceded in death by a son, Thomas D. Thompson, and six siblings, Robert Barnes, Roger Barnes, Pauline Myers, Rose Jolene Murphy, Barbara Jean Barnes and Joanne Barnes.
She is survived by a son, Russell E. (Wanda) Thompson of Georgetown, KY, three grandchildren, five great grandchildren, two sisters, Faye LeForge of Winterpark, FL, and Brenda (Ronald) Gebby of Sidney, OH, a brother, David Barnes of Morris, IL, and several nieces and nephews.
Mary was a 1944 graduate of Washington Local School. She was a nurse's aide and retired from Indian Lake Manor. Mary was a member of Christ United Methodist Church in Lakeview and Our Daily Bread in Lima. She enjoyed traveling, cooking and loved to visit with family and friends and helping others in any way she could.
Pastor William Zeller will begin a memorial service at 2:30 pm, Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at Shoffstall Funeral Home North Chapel, 115 N. Main St., Lakeview, with visitation one hour prior to services. Inurnment will be in Walnut Hill Cemetery, New Hampshire, OH.
Memorial Contribution may be given in Mary's name to Christ United Methodist Church, 110 Brown St., Lakeview, OH, 43331.
Arrangements are in the care of Shoffstall Funeral Home, Lakeview. Condolences may be expressed at shoffstallfuneralhome.com.