GREENVILLE, Pa. — Jean Ruth Fisher Thompson was born in Greenville, Pa. on July 18, 1925 and died Sunday evening, Feb. 10, 2013, at the Villas at St. Paul’s in Greenville.
She was the daughter of Vern and Lydia Fisher of Greenville, Pa. She graduated from Penn High School in 1942 and worked after graduation at the McClure Agency.
She married Charles E. Thompson of Grove City and together they moved and lived in Ashtabula, Ohio, where she was employed as an Administrative Assistant at Rockwell Standard for over 30 years. She was a faithful member of the First United Methodist Church in Ashtabula where she sang in the choir. She served for many years as a Volunteer at Ashtabula General Hospital.
Jean was an avid Bridge player and loved to travel with her husband. Together they spent several winters in Arizona. She was known for her beautiful polished fingernails throughout her life. She loved her little black dachshunds and never turned down anything chocolate or ice cream.
She is survived by her sister, Allene “Shorty” King of Greenville Pa.; a nephew, Dennis King of Colorado; and nieces, Diane Wiegmann and Nancy Walker, both of Pennsylvania.
A private family service is being held today, Feb. 12th, at the Ashtabula Home of FLEMING & BILLMAN FUNERAL DIRECTORS, 526 W. Prospect Road, Ashtabula.
The family request that anyone wishing to make a donation do so in Jean’s memory to Strayhaven Animal Shelter, 94 Donation Road, Greenville, Pa. 16125.
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