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Daniel Lee Thompson

July 19, 1950 December 19, 2018
Daniel Lee Thompson
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Obituary for Daniel Lee Thompson

Daniel Lee Thompson passed away peacefully on December 19, 2018 at the age of 68. Dan was born on July 19, 1950 in Ames, Iowa to C.P. and Gladys (Bush) Thompson. Dan was raised in Roland and attended Roland Community School and four years of elementary school at Milford Township School. Following high school graduation in 1969, Dan lived in Des Moines and worked at Goodwill Industries for a number of years.
Dan looked forward to spending weekends in his hometown of Roland and enjoyed his home cooked meals. He was an ardent fan of his beloved Iowa Hawkeyes, particularly basketball, and diligently followed the latest recruits. Recycling was a special of special interest to Dan and he would routinely recycle what he found on the paths of his daily walks. Local and world news were of utmost importance to Dan and he made sure he did not miss reading the daily newspapers and watching daily newscasts.
Dan is survived by his brothers, Richard (Carole Kelly) Thompson of Auckland, New Zealand and Larry (Connie) Thompson of Bluffton, SC; his sister, Karen (Bruce) Strother of Barrington, IL; niece Alyson (Mark) Vetrovec of Parker, CO; a nephew, Scott Strother of Denver, CO and grand nieces, Lauryn and Keri Vetrovec.
He was preceded in death by his parents.


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Visitation

Tuesday

12

Mar

10:00 AM 3/12/2019 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 3/12/2019 11:00:00 AM
Bergen Lutheran Church

101 W. Maple
Roland, Iowa 50236

Bergen Lutheran Church
101 W. Maple Roland 50236 Iowa
United States

Celebration of Life

Tuesday

12

Mar

11:00 AM 3/12/2019 11:00:00 AM - 11:30 AM 3/12/2019 11:30:00 AM
Bergen Lutheran Church

101 W. Maple
Roland, Iowa 50236

Bergen Lutheran Church
101 W. Maple Roland 50236 Iowa
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Roland Cemetery Final Resting Place

59168 130th St.
Roland, IA 50236

59168 130th St. Roland 50236 IA
United States
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