|Birth: ||Jul. 27, 1926|
|Death: ||Oct. 14, 2011|
Blair, NE resident, Fern M. Thompson, 85, passed away Friday, October 14, 2011 at the Crowell Memorial Home, Blair, NE. Fern was born July 27, 1926 to Charles and Frankie (Frazier) VanMatre in Bladen, NE.
Fern attended Bladen Public School. She married Clifford Thompson. She was a homemaker and sold Avon for many years. She had lived in the Holstein – Roseland, NE area most of her life moving to Blair, NE in 1997.
Fern was a member of the Grace United Methodist Church in Holstein, NE, a charter member of the Holstein American Legion Auxiliary, the AARP, the Adams County Historical Society, and the Nebraska State Geological Society in Lincoln, NE.
Fern is survived by: sister, Rena Hitch of Grand Island, NE and several nieces and nephews.
Fern was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Clifford Thompson, brothers, Cecil and Walter VanMatre and sisters, Nora Tuttle and Lola Hesman.
Burial was in the Holstein Cemetery, Holstein, NE.
Charles W. Van Matre (1885 - 1973)
Frankie Frazier Van Matre (1887 - 1966)
Clifford A. Thompson (1923 - 1987)
Lola Zenalda Van Matre Hesman (1923 - 1994)*
Fern M. Van Matre Thompson (1926 - 2011)
Created by: CPR
Record added: Oct 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78602141
Added: Oct. 17, 2011