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Obituary of Kathleen M. Thompson




Kathleen M. (Johnson) Thompson, beloved daughter of Raymond and Ruby (Pitre) Johnson, was born in New Orleans, Louisiana on February 19, 1947, and passed away in Furnas County, Nebraska on October 15, 2018, at the age of 71.

Kathy grew up in Denver and moved to Limon, Colorado during her senior year of high school. On November 8, 1968, Kathy married the love of her life, Ronald Thompson in Limon, Colorado. Kathy and Ron moved to Phillipsburg, Kansas where they lived for 6 years before moving to Almena. She worked in Norton as a beautician at Shear Magic and loved visiting with all of her clients. Following her husband's death, Kathy moved to the Beaver City Manor in Beaver City, Nebraska in 2016.

Kathy was a member of the Congregational Church in Almena. One of Kathy's greatest joys was being able to ride in the truck with Ron. The family always joked about her driving. Her greatest love was her family, especially her daughter and two granddaughters and also her dog, Mater.

Survivors include: her daughter, Michelle Thompson, Beaver City, Nebraska; one brother, Steven, and wife, Deb Johnson, Missouri; one sister, Mary, and husband, Kelly Talamo; two granddaughters, Kaci Ross and Carlee Thompson; several other relatives and friends.

Kathy was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one sister, Barbara Hitchcock, one niece, Melissa Hitchcock, one nephew, Steve Knake.


MEMORIAL SERVICES- Monday, October 22, 2018 – 10:30 A.M.

PLACE – Enfield Funeral Home – Norton, Kansas

MEMORIALS – Almena Congregational Church

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