2010-01-09 / Obituaries

Ronald Edgar Thompson

Ronald Edgar Thompson, 73, of Newark passed away Dec. 28, 2009, at the Selma Markowitz Hospice Care Center. He was born April 22, 1936 in Toboso, Ohio, the son of the late George and Neva (Arbaugh) Thompson.

He is survived by his loving wife of 37 years, Bonita Kay Strickland, whom he married on July 11, 1973; two daughters, Pamela Sue Thompson of Newark and Elizabeth (Fred) Perry of Saybrook, Ohio; two brothers, Donald (Barb) Thompson of Heath and George (Sarah) Thompson of Thornville; sister, Glenna Spears of Newark; and five grandchildren, Michael, Ronnie, Joseph, Eliese, Talon; and a great-grandson, Hudson; and many nieces and nephews.

Services were held Dec. 31. Interment was at Newark Memorial Gardens.

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