Jeffrey K. Thompson (1957 - 2019)

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Salandra Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc.
304 West Pike St
Canonsburg, PA
Sunday, Jul. 14, 2019
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Salandra Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc.
304 West Pike St
Canonsburg, PA 15317
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Monday, Jul. 15, 2019
10:00 AM
a blessing service
Salandra Funeral and Cremation Services Inc.
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Jeffrey K. Thompson, 61, of Canonsburg, passed away Thursday, July 11, 2019, in Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, after a lengthy illness.

He was born October 17, 1957, in Pittsburgh, to the late Kenneth K. Thompson and Catherine Murray Thompson, who survives.

On August 25, 1979, he married the love of his life and best friend, Franciene Heslin, who also survives.

Mr. Thompson was a life member of the Peters Township Fire Department as a fireman and assistant chief. He was an avid boater and enjoyed many happy times with his family and friends on the water enjoying his boat. He also had a passion for travel.

Jeffrey had sharp wit and a great personality, with a penchant for joking around and making others laugh. His happy disposition and beautiful smile will be missed by all those who knew and loved him.

Mr. Thompson was devoted to his family and was especially a very proud Bop/Pap T to his grandchildren.

In addition to his beloved wife and mother, he is survived by his son, Chad M. Thompson (Carianne) of Peters Township, and his daughter, Kelli E. Grindo of Morgantown, W.Va.; brothers Kenneth K. Thompson Jr. (Sandra) of Hickory and David K. Thompson (Kathleen) of Brentwood; sister Barbara L. Jones (Jeff) of Canonsburg; his adored grandchildren, Sawyer and Harper Thompson and Pyper and Carson Grindo; and several nieces and nephews.

He will be sadly missed by man's best friend, his dog Flynn.

Friends are welcome from 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday in Salandra Funeral and Cremation Services Inc., Joseph P. Salandra, LFD, owner/supervisor, Darla A. Tripoli, LFD, 304 West Pike Street, Canonsburg, 724-745-8120, where a blessing service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, July 15. Interment will follow in Queen of Heaven Cemetery, 2900 Washington Road, McMurray, PA 15317.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Peters Township Volunteer Fire Department, 245 East McMurray Road, McMurray, PA 15317.

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Published in Observer-Reporter from July 12 to July 13, 2019
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