William S. Thompson
AGE: 88 • Bradley Beach
William S. Thompson, age 88 of Bradley Beach, died peacefully on Monday, April 22, 2013 at Manor by the Sea in Ocean Grove. Born in Rochester, NY, he had lived in Spring Lake before moving to Bradley Beach. He was a pharmaceutical salesman for Bristol Labs in New York City before retiring 25 years ago. Bill was predeceased by his wife, Carolyn Thompson in 2002.
Surviving are his son and daughter-in-law, David S. and Ruth Thompson of Bolivar, NY; 2 daughters and a son-in-law, Carol L and George Heindl of Asbury Park; Lois Gibson of Bradley Beach; a sister, Virginia Morse of Kentucky; 2 grandchildren, Jennifer Thompson and Caroline Murray and 4 great grandchildren, Carolyn, Rita, and Shawn Murray and William Thompson.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, April 25 from 2-4, 7-9 pm at the Damiano Funeral Home, 191 Franklin Ave., (corner of Third Ave.), Long Branch. Funeral Friday, with the service to begin at 11:00 am at the funeral home. Entombment will be private. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Help Hospitalized Veterans, Inc., 36585 Penfield Lane, Winchester, CA 92596 (www.hhv.org
). Letters of condolence may be sent to the family through www.damianofuneralhome.com