Nov 132012

Deane Duane Thompson, 77, entered into rest on Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, surrounded by loved ones after a long battle with leukemia.
He was born Feb. 23, 1935, to Elmer and Emma Thompson. He was born and raised in Minneapolis, Minn., and was married to his wife Susan for 41 years.
Deane served in the Air Force during the Korean War.
He loved playing golf, fishing, camping and travel. He also liked rocks, watching football and watching birds, but most of all he loved his family.
Survivors include his wife of 41 years, Susan; his children, Dawn, Kent, Shandi and Collin; his grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his mother and father; his brothers, Russell, BJ, Norman and Mitt; his sisters, Wilma and Bernie; his granddaughter, Rachel, his best friend Jack, and his son Wade.
Silver Creek Mortuary of Taylor was in charge of the arrangements.