Our loving husband, father, grandpa, brother, uncle and cherished friend Dan, passed away at home September 12, 2003.
Dan was born September 17, 1941 to Thomas Henry and Helen Thompson. He was an accomplished entrepreneur with a sundries and family siding business for over 35 years. Dan was an avid hunter and model plane builder and flyer.
Dan married his first love Betty "Babe", who remained his greatest love for 43 years. He is survived by his loving wife, Betty; son, Tony (Val) Thompson; grandchildren, Chris and Bryan Thompson, Todd and Michele Malloy and Jerelynn Pratt; brothers, Gary (Janie) Thompson, Scott (Pam) Bailey, Mitch Boger and Bobby Taylor; sister, Cathy (Allen) Baldonado, and the daughter he never had,
Laurie (Jeff) Smith.
The family will receive friends at a viewing on Tuesday, September 16, 2003 from 6-8 p.m. at Valley View Funeral Home, 4335 West 4100 South. Funeral Directors: Valley View Funeral Home.