November 28, 1947 - June 5, 2021
Robert Joseph Thompson, 73, of Fairgrove, our hardworking, stubborn, competitive and frugal, father, grandfather and great grandfather, passed away on Saturday, June 5, 2021, at his home. Robert was born on November 28, 1947, in Bay City to the late Curt and Marion Thompson. Robert graduated from Akron-Fairgrove High School in 1965. On March 23, 1968, Robert married the love of his life, Sally Jean Thompson, who recently passed on May 18, 2021. Together they shared over 53 years, three wonderful children, and countless memories. Robert worked for General Motors as a Job Setter and retired after 33 years of dedicated service. Robert attended St. Joseph Church. Robert enjoyed gambling; you could find him with a handful of football squares or eagerly filling out a KENO slip. He was on several bowling and pool leagues. One of his favorite pastimes was enjoying the great outdoors and a nice cold beer. In his younger years, you could find Bob fishing, skeet-shooting, trapshooting, small-game hunting. Robert leaves to cherish his memory, his children, Tiffany (Fryderyk) Siedlarz and Treavor (Shannon) Thompson; grandchildren, Steven (Ashley) Siedlarz, Joshwa Siedlarz, Robert Thompson, Dylan Eveleigh, and Madelyn Thompson; great-grandson, Logan Siedlarz, with one great-granddaughter on the way; siblings, Curt Thompson and Judy Thompson; along with many nieces, nephews, and friends. In addition to his parents, Robert was welcomed home to heaven by his loving wife, Sally, and their son, Tracy. Robert’s family will be present to receive visitors on Friday, June 11, 2021, from 10:00 AM until the time of his 12:00 PM Funeral Ceremony at Skorupski Family Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 821 N. Pine Rd., between Ridge & Center. Fr. Jose Cabrera will officiate with the Rite of Committal to follow in Floral Gardens Cemetery. A luncheon will be held in the Wesley Room following the inurnment. Memorial contributions may be directed to the wishes of the family. Expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family online.
Robert Joseph Thompson, 73, of Fairgrove, our hardworking, stubborn, competitive and frugal, father, grandfather and great grandfather, passed away on Saturday, June 5, 2021, at his home. Robert was born on November 28, 1947, in Bay City to... View Obituary & Service Information
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