Clare Joseph Thompson, a resident of Tillsonburg, Ontario, passed away peacefully at the age of 95 at Courtland Caressant Care on July 31, 2023. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife Kathleen ‘Kay’ after 68 years of marriage in 2015. Clare is survived by his daughter Janet Vincent, grandchildren Paul Henderson, Emily (Greig) Henderson, Jody (Bill) Storky, Rob Pake, and Tyler Thompson (Micheala), as well as 9 great-grandchildren, 3 great-great-grandchildren, sister-in-law Flora Thompson, and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceding him in death were his parents Joe and Elva Thompson, daughters Judy Long (2020), and Marilyn Thompson (2020), brothers Harold and Ross, and sister Alice Philion.
Cremation services have already taken place, and a private family celebration of Clare’s life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Langton Lions or St. Paul’s United Church Tillsonburg are welcomed. The family expresses their deepest gratitude to the staff at Caressant Care Courtland for their kindness, compassion, and exceptional care for a cherished Father, Grandfather, and Uncle. Final arrangements have been entrusted to Wareing Cremation Services at 346 Simcoe St., Tillsonburg. Messages of remembrance and condolences can be shared at wareingcremation.ca.
Clare Joseph Thompson, a beloved member of the Tillsonburg community, passed away at the age of 95 at Courtland Caressant Care on July 31, 2023. He is survived by his daughter and grandchildren, as well as numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by his wife, parents, daughters, siblings, and brother-in-law, Clare’s memory will be cherished by all who knew and loved him. The family appreciates memorial donations to local causes and expresses their gratitude to the caring staff at Caressant Care Courtland. Wareing Cremation Services has been entrusted with overseeing the final arrangements, and messages of condolence and remembrance can be shared on their website.
Clare Thompson, a cherished member of Tillsonburg, Ontario, has passed away at the age of 95 at Courtland Caressant Care. He was predeceased by his loving wife, whom he spent 68 wonderful years with, and is survived by his daughter, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, sister-in-law, and numerous nieces and nephews. Clare’s parents, daughters, siblings, and brother-in-law have also preceded him in death. Cremation has already taken place, and a private family celebration of life will be held at a later date. In honor of Clare’s memory, donations to the Langton Lions or St. Paul’s United Church Tillsonburg are warmly appreciated. The family extends heartfelt thanks to the compassionate staff at Caressant Care Courtland for their exceptional care. Wareing Cremation Services is handling the final arrangements and invites the sharing of messages and memories on their website.