Verna Thompson, 85, Adams, passed away Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021.
A private family service will be held Friday, Jan. 8, at Tollefson Funeral Home of Park River. A walk through visitation will be held from 12 to 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be at St. Peter’s Lutheran Cemetery of rural Park River in the spring. A video of the service will be posted on Tollefson Funeral Home’s website following the service.
Verna L. Thompson was born April 25, 1935, daughter of Alvin and Rachel Thompson of LeRoy, Saskatchewan, Canada. After coming to the United States in the 1950s, she married Allen Thompson. They moved around frequently, spending their lives in North Dakota and Minnesota.
She is survived by her children: Lea Beach (husband Randy Krohn), Omaha, Nebraska, David Thompson, Mounds View, Minnesota, and Daniel ( Jann) Thompson, Adams; siblings: Fern (Ed) Wagner, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, and Johnny (Sandra) Thompson, LeRoy, Saskatchewan; three grandchildren; and three greatgrandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 24 years, Allen Thompson; son, Elden Thompson; and sisters: Mary Lou Braitenbach, Aletha Stein and Ramona Boseke.