Marguerite THOMPSON

News Death Notice

THOMPSON, Marguerite 95, of Springfield, passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by her family on Wednesday, March 5, 2014. She was born on July 9, 1918, the daughter of the late Kingsley and Sylvia (Musser) Crosbie. Marguerite is survived by her son, Richard Timothy Thompson; grandchildren, Michele Cheesebrew, Kristin Thompson and Matt (Cheryl) Thompson; 8 great-grandchildren; sisters, Lou Carl of Richmond, VA and Jean (Harry) Hoy of Springfield; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. She is preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Thompson; 1 brother and 1 sister. Marguerite was a member of the Northminster Presbyterian Church and also retired from the Springfield News Sun. A celebration of her life will be held on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at 12 p.m. with visitation one hour prior at JACKSON LYTLE & LEWIS LIFE CELEBRATION CENTER. Burial to follow at Ferncliff Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Marguerite to the Moorefield Township Fire Department, 1616 Moorefield Rd. Springfield, OH 45503. Condolences may be expressed to the family at


Funeral Home

Jackson, Lytle & Lewis Life Celebration Center
2425 North Limestone Street Springfield, OH 45503
(937) 399-2811

Published in Springfield News-Sun on Mar. 7, 2014