Ronald Thompson Sr.

Ronald Eugene Thompson, Sr. of Ravenswood, WV, formerly of Lubeck, WV, passed away on December 18, 2020, at Ravenswood Care Center.

He was born on October 31, 1945, in Bremerton, Washington, son of the late Howard Oliver and Thelma Muriel Long Thompson.

After leaving Washington State, Ron worked as a Draftsman on the Belleville Dam.  He retired from Borg-Warner/G.E. Plastics in 2001, as a Fire/Safety Technician.  He was an original member of the Turning Tuesdays Woodworking Group in Lubeck. 

He is survived by his sons, Ronald Thompson, Jr., of Parkersburg, WV, and Jason Thompson of Vienna, WV; grandsons, Vinnie and Issac, and Alex; granddaughter, Kristen; great grandson, Lucas; and his partner of 20 years, Lois Sutphin.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sisters, Phyliss and Gloria; and brother, Bob.

A celebration of life memorial service will be held, Saturday, Jan. 2, 2020 at 3:00pm at Roush Funeral Home, Ravenswood, WV.

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Published on December 24, 2020