Catherine Ann Thompson

August 27, 1928 - May 1, 2016

Catherine (Cathy) Ann Bolyard Thompson, 87, a resident of North Ft. Myers, FL since 1998, formerly of Hamilton, IN passed away Sunday, May 1, 2016 in Fort Myers, FL. She was born August 27, 1928 in Columbia City, IN to Frank S Bolyard and Catherine Miller Bolyard, now deceased.

Cathy graduated from Columbia City High School in 1946. She was married to Marvin J Thompson in 1948. While raising 5 children she worked as a bank teller, later sold Avon. She was adored by her 3 grandchildren and her 4 great grandchildren.

Cathy was a member of the Red Hat Society and the Rebekahs in Hamilton.

She is survived by her 4 children, Rebecca Ann Thompson (Stephanie Ezell) of Chicago, IL, Christina Kay Thompson of Fort Myers, FL, William Alan Thompson (Laurie) of Las Vegas, NV, and Kathy Sue Thompson (Robert Montgomery) of Charlotte, NC; three grandchildren Magi Lay (Nathan) of Avon, IN, Chad Thompson (Jessica) of Westfield, IN and Chloe` J Thompson of Las Vegas, NV, as well as 4 great grandchildren, Kadyn, Konnar, Mera and Henley. She is also survived by her sister, Betty Beard of Columbia City, IN.

Catherine was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin J Thompson; son, Timothy W. Thompson; as well as her brother Sterling Bolyard.

The family will have grave side services in Hamilton, IN on July 24, 2016 at 1pm, meal to follow at the LBJ Hall, Hamilton.

Memorial Contributions in memory of Cathy Thompson are suggested to BrightFocus Foundation for Alzheimer’s research

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ft. Myers, is entrusted with final care.


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