Obituary of Donald L Thompson, Sr.
Mr. Donald L. Thompson, Sr. 80, of Kunz Rd. Pleasantville, passed away on Thursday, August 19, 2021 at 6:10 a.m. at his residence after an extended illness.
Don was born on February 20, 1941 in Titusville, to the late Woodrow and Helen Fox Thompson. He married Sharon Bingman on March 5, 1960 in Titusville.
Don attended Randolph schools.
He worked as a machinist for Windy Hill Machine Shop, Keystone Honing, and GKO in Titusville.
Don was a member of the Shamburg Christian Church.
He enjoyed mowing his grass, tinkering in the garage with his tractors, going for bike rides with his wife, gardening, playing the guitar and organ, and being with his family and friends.
Don is survived by his wife of Pleasantville; five children, Donald Thompson, Jr. and wife Joyce of Titusville, Greg Thompson and wife Judy of Cambridge Springs, Julie Lamberson and husband Mike of Utica, Marcie McFarland and husband Dan of Tionesta, and Tim Thompson and wife Tina of Pleasantville; 18 grandchildren, Ashley Thompson and fiancé Bryan Reynolds, Nick Thompson, Stacey Thompson and husband Kirk Rolland, Kari Lentz and husband Tim, Rob Miazga, Brie McConnell, Kristen Bucci, Michael Broncasno, Bethany Clouden, Ben Nosko, Travis Nosko and wife Jolene, Andy Nosko, Katelyn Macormac and husband Bob, Paul Kuberry and wife Denise, Devin Kuberry and wife Kathleen, Jess McFarland, Stefanie Thompson, and Tim Thompson and wife Kristen; 18 great grandchildren, Gabriel, Aubrianna, Weston, Abby, Savannah, Jacob, Noah, Luca, Carter, Callen, Kaia, Logan, John, Kevin, Emma, Madison, Kaylan, Travis, Christopher, Olivia, Kielan, and Declan; a brother Paul Thompson and wife Martha of Titusville; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant granddaughter Amanda Thompson; three brothers, Clarence, James, and Delbert Thompson; and two sisters, Martha Fenstermaker and Linda Wagner.
Family and friends may call at the Gordon B. Garrett Funeral Home Inc. 303 N. Washington St. on Sunday, from 5 to 7 p.m. A funeral service will be conducted from the funeral home on Monday at 1 p.m.
Interment will be at Woodlawn Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Pleasantville Vol. Fire Dept. 157 W State St. Pleasantville, PA 16341.