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July 19, 2019

6/28/2019 2:43:00 PM
Thompson, George H.

George H. Thompson, age 91, of Muskego, formally of New Berlin, passed away January 14, 2019. He was born July 26, 1927 to Perry and Evelyn Thompson. He grew up in Dodgeville, and graduated from the University of Platteville. He went on to get his Master's Degree in Physics at Michigan State. He spent most of his teaching career at Whitnall High School, in Hales Corners. He especially enjoyed golf and trout fishing. George spent many summers near Bozeman, Montana, fishing the Gallatin River.
He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Darlene (nee Yager), and an infant daughter. Also preceded by his sister Phyllis (Schaack), and brothers Ed and Joe (Duke).
Survived by his children, Sam, Jo Lynn, and Jane, and his brother John, along with other relatives.
His burial is July 7, at 11:00, at Dodgeville East Side Cemetery, followed by a Celebration of Life at 12:00, at the Dodger Bowl in Dodgeville, WI.


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