Maple Cavell Thompson(1934 - 2013)

Maple Cavell Thompson

AGE: 79 • Haddon Heights

Maple Cavell Thompson (nee Squires), on October 16, 2013, of Haddon Hts. Age 79. Beloved wife of Robert B. Thompson. Devoted mother of daughters Paula Swigoda (Stan) and Sara Gallo (Newton Wallen). Loving grandmother of Jenny and Alex Swigoda and Paulina Gallo. Also survived by her sisters, Pauline Stoner of Toronto and Olga Spurrells of Newfoundland, Canada. Maple was born in St. Phillips, Newfoundland, then a colony of Great Britain, and also lived in Ontario, Vancouver, Texas and Florida. She retired from Camden County College in 1999. Maple had a great love for her native Newfoundland and visited there as often as possible. She was also devoted to her many pet cats and her dogs. Services are private at the request of the family. Family requests in lieu of flowers donations be made in Maple's memory to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Foundation, P.O. Box 9031, Pittsfield, MA 01202-9031. Family and friends may share memories at


Funeral Home

Gardner Funeral Home
126 S. Black Horse Pike Runnemede, NJ 08078

Published in Courier-Post on Oct. 18, 2013