Born Dec. 9, 1926 in Denison, Ohio, she was the daughter of Bernice G. and Jessie (Garbarandt) Waggoner. She had lived in Ravenna until moving to Windham two years ago.
Mrs. Thompson retired in 1977 from the Portage County Nursing Home where she was a nurse's aide.
Survivors include her sons, Kenneth G. of Kokomo, Ind., James F. of Akron, Phillip G. and Terry A., both of Ravenna, and Thomas W. of Windham; 22 grandchildren; and brother, Glen J. Waggoner of Lake Milton. Her husband, Kenneth, died in 1983. Her daughter, Katherine, and brother, Robert, also died previously.
Calling hours will be held from 7 to 9 tonight at Wood-Kortright Funeral Home, Ravenna Chapel, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, with the Rev. William H. Davis officiating. Burial will be in Vaughn Cemetery in Lake Milton.