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Foster Hale "Tom" Thompson, Sr
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Birth: Oct. 18, 1895
Huron
Beadle County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Jan. 10, 1975
Medford
Jackson County
Oregon, USA

Obituary
Coquille Valley Sentinel
10 March 1975 page 7-A column 5
Funeral services were held Monday, Jan. 13 for Tom Thompson,79, who died Jan. 10 in Medford. He was born Oct. 18, 1895 in Huron, S. Dakota. Mr. Thompson moved to Gaylord in the fall of 1937 and ranched in the Gaylord area since that time. He was a veteran of WWI. He attended the Broadbent Community Church.
Mr. Thompson is survived by the widow, Rosella, Gaylord,daughters, Mrs. Margaret McCall, Twin Falls, Idaho, Mrs. Patricia Koenig, Stayton; son,Foster Hale Thompson Jr., Gaylord; stepdaughter Mrs.Betty Williams, Gaylord; a brother, Thomas Thompson, California;eight grandchildren, 14 treat grandchildren' seven step- grandchildren,two step-great grandchildren.
Rev.Walter Graham of the Broadbent Community Church conducted the service at Myrtle Point Chapel and private interment at Norway Cemetery. Myrtle Point Chapel of Coos Mortuaries was in charge of arrangements. The family suggest that those who wish to make contributions to the Broadbent Community Church in his name.
Fosters first wife and mother of his children was Margaret Marie Jane Houlihan. They were married 16 May,1921 in Ill. One of his daughters Patricia is buried in Stayton, Oregon and his daughter Margaret McCall was cremated and ashes to the wind in Twin Falls Idaho. 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Scarborogh Thompson (1852 - 1910)
  Eliza Foster Thompson (1857 - 1932)
 
 Spouses:
  Rosella H. Thompson (1905 - 1995)
  Margaret Marie Jane Houlihan Potman (1897 - 1974)
 
 Children:
  Patricia J. Koenig (1920 - 2011)*
 
 Sibling:
  Foster Hale Thompson (1895 - 1975)
  Thomas Scarborough Thompson (1897 - 1980)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Norway Cemetery
Norway
Coos County
Oregon, USA
 
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Record added: Feb 20, 2013
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Foster Hale Tom Thompson, Sr
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