BROOKFIELD – Charles “Chick” G. Thompson of Brookfield handed away on Thursday, November 12, 2020, after a interval of deteriorating well being. He was 74 years outdated.
Charles was born in Sharon, Pennsylvania, on June 18, 1946, the son of George E. and Ruth E. Burns Thompson.
A 1965 graduate of Brookfield Excessive Faculty, he enlisted in america Military in the course of the Vietnam battle. He forgot himself the day he left house to defend our flag and assist preserve our nation free. His final project was with the 514th Sign Firm in Fort Riley, Kansas. He was honorably discharged from his duties with the rank of Specialist 5.
Chick labored as a nursing assistant on the outdated Meadowbrook Manor in Hartford. As well as, he offered house well being care whereas dwelling in Florida.
In his spare time, Chick loved gardening, cooking, tenting, fishing, tending to his fish tanks, in addition to singing and dancing. Nevertheless, spending time along with his household was a very powerful factor to him.
Survivors embody her youngsters, Charles G. Thompson II (Becky Wealthy) from Niles, Lisa Thompson, and Marci Rodriguez, each from Rome, Ga. And Sarah D. Knepper (Raymond) from Vienna; his stepdaughters, Diana Riley of Warren and Michelle Albrecht of Greenville, SC; his 16 grandchildren; his 21 great-grandchildren; his brother, Jerry L. Thompson (Carol) of Brookfield; and his many nieces and nephews.
His mother and father preceded him in dying; great-granddaughter, Kinlee Hand; brothers, Robert L., Thomas E. and John “Jack” A. Thompson; and nephew, Jeffrey Thompson.
A gathering time to honor Chick might be held Thursday, June 17, 2021, from 5 to 7 p.m., on the house of Briceland Funeral Service LLC, 379 state Route 7 SE, Brookfield, OH 44403. He might be interred on the Ohio Western Reserve Nationwide Cemetery, Seville, Ohio.
Condolences will be left for your loved ones at www.bricelandfuneralservice.com
As prompt by his household, memorial contributions will be made to the Society for the Blind, 1238 S Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95811.
The coordination of this tribute for Mr. Thompson was introduced by Daniel Briceland, proprietor and director of Briceland Funeral Service, LLC, 379 State Route 7 SE, Brookfield, OH 44403, 330-509-3135.