Dale H. Thompson
Age 83, of Strasburg, died Friday March 19, 2021 following an extended illness. Born in Winding Gulf, WV. he was the son of the late Millard & Manila (Crawford) Thompson and had lived in the Stark/Tuscarawas county area most of his life. He was a U.S. Navy veteran serving during the Korean Conflict, the Vietnam era and retired from the Navy as a Chief Gunner Mate. He also retired from the Ohio Historical Society work at Schoenbrunn Village. Dale was an avid hunter and fisherman. He survived by his sons: Dale Henry Thompson of Providence RI., Steven (Barbara) Thompson of Westerly RI., Dale Homer (Karen) Thompson of Mineral City; daughter Sherry (Ralph) Schie of Strasburg; sister: Sharon (Vernon) Smith of Coal City, WV; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 54 years: Betty Thompson and brother: Kenny Thompson. A private service for the family will be held. The Wackerly Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Donations may be made in his name to Community Hospice Truman House 716 Commercial Ave SW, New Philadelphia, OH. 44663. Personal condolences are invited on line at: www.wackerlyfuneralhome.com
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