Robert Dean “Bob” Thompson, 69, of Jefferson City, passed away Monday, May 20, 2019, at Capital Region Medical Center surrounded by his family.
He was born October 29, 1949, in Jefferson City, the son of the late Milo Truman and Lorene (Gray) Thompson.
He attended Trinity Lutheran School and Jefferson City High School. He later graduated from Skagit Valley College in Mt. Vernon, Washington in 1973.
Bob served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam Era.
Bob managed Circus Drive Inn Theater in Anacortes, WA and Fruitvale Drive Inn Theater in Yakima, WA. He then worked for Xerox as a technician from 1975-1997 when he moved back to Jefferson City.
He enjoyed flying drones, radio controlled vehicles, fishing, and loved spending time with his children and grandchildren.
He is survived by his best friend and significant other, Linda Davis George, Jefferson City; one son, Matthew Robert Milo Thompson, Seattle, WA; one daughter, Renee Lynn Thompson (Brad Park), Washington D.C.; three grandchildren, Soren and Cordelia of Washington D.C. and Livia of Seattle, WA; one brother, Roger (Nancy) Thompson, Russellville; twin sister, Elizabeth “Betty” (Jerry) Siebeneck, Taos; step-father, Vernon Walther; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; grandparents; and a brother-in-law, Leon “Butch” Hoelscher.
Private family services will be held at a later time.
Dulle-Trimble Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
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