Charles Thompson

THOMPSON, Charles E. “Chuck,” 85, of Steubenville, died Tuesday, February, 18, 2014, at his home of natural causes.

He was born in Toronto, OH, on August 26, 1928, a son of the late Charles F. and M. JoAnna Herron Thompson.

Chuck was retired from Ohio Power where he worked from 1948-1993 in sales and marketing. He was former president of the Steubenville branch of the American Cancer Society and was also an active volunteer with the Red Cross and Kiwanis Club.

He was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Steubenville. Served in the U.S. Army 82nd Airborne Division Paratrooper and was discharged in 1948.

In addition to his parents Chuck was preceded in death by his wife June Bowers Thompson in 2002.

He is survived by his son, Charles K. “Chuck” Thompson of Northridge. CA; brother, Thomas Thompson of Toronto, OH; sister, Judith Davis of Troy, Missouri; grandsons, Taylor and Hunter Thompson; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call at Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home, 215 Fernwood Road, Wintersville, OH, on Sunday from 1-4 p.m., where funeral services will be held Monday, February 24, 2014, at 10 a.m. with Rev. Michael L. Heckathorn officiating. Burial at Union Cemetery.

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