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807 West Chestnut Street
Rome, NY 13440
Phone: 315-337-0055
Fax: 315-337-0160
Paul Thompson

Paul V. Thompson

Sunday, July 22nd, 1934 - Friday, January 4th, 2019
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Paul V. Thompson, age 84, of the Town of Lee, passed away peacefully on January 4, 2019.

He was born July 22, 1934, in Altoona, PA, a son of the late Eugene and Edith Leonard Thompson, and graduated from Hollidaysburg High School in 1952. Paul was united in marriage to the former Marian Moyer, on May 8, 1954, at St. Patrick’s church in Newry, PA. He was supervisor in Air Traffic Control for the FAA at Griffiss Air Force Base. He proudly served in the United States Air Force from 1952-56. He was a member of St. Joseph’s Church in Lee Center and Lee American Legion Post 1794.

Paul was a devoted Husband and Father. He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting and fishing. Paul had a kind heart towards animals and often volunteered in Rome Humane Society activities. He was considered by some to be a Master Chef when it came to cooking Pizza and Peanut Butter cookies. To his grandchildren he was affectionately known as “Pappy Good Cookie”

Paul is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Marian; a daughter, Margaret Thompson of Rome; sons and daughters in law, Michael and Julie Thompson of Cicero, Christopher and Theresa Thompson of Lee Center, Gregory and Dawn Thompson of Rome, Vincent and De’La Thompson of Big Foot, TX, and Thomas Thompson and Carolyn Gherardi of Southport NC; sisters and brother in law, Phyllis Barnes of Altoona, PA, and Rita and Robert Rightnour of Roaring Spring, PA; brothers and sisters in law, Frank and Charlene Thompson of Altoona, PA, Joseph and Linda Thompson of Morrisville, PA, Robert and Eleanor Thompson of Selinsgrove, PA, and Donald and Diane Thompson of Bensalem, PA; 12 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. He was predeceased by four brothers, Raymond, Eugene, Jake and James Thompson, a sister Audrey Hofer and a grandson, Army Spec. Blair Thompson.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 10:00 AM from the Barry Funeral Home, 807 W. Chestnut Street, and a Mass of Christian Burial celebrated by Rev. Robert L. Kelly, at 11:00 AM, at St. Joseph’s Church in Lee Center. Military Honors will be performed at St. Joseph’s Church following the Mass.

Burial will be in the spring at Evergreen Cemetery.

Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home, Tuesday 4 to 7 PM.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society of Rome.
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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, January 8th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    When
    Tuesday, January 8th, 2019 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Location
    Barry Funeral Home
    Address
    807 W. Chestnut Street
    Rome, New York
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  • Service

    Wednesday, January 9th, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Wednesday, January 9th, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    St. Joseph's Church
    Address
    5748 Stokes-Lee Center Road
    Lee Center, NY 13363
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    Officiant
    Father Robert L. Kelly
  • Interment

    Location
    Evergreen Cemetery
    Address
    Cemetery Road
    Rome, NY 13440
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Affiliations

  • Air Force
  • Air Force Good Conduct Medal
  • Crucifix
  • National Defense Service Medal
  • Roman Catholic Church

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Maggie A Thompson

Posted at 01:49pm
Dad, I can not put into any words how much I miss you. I know you are now in a better place and I am so grateful that your passing was a peaceful one. I hope you know how much of an impact you made while you were here. I love you with all my Heart !!! Mizpah!!! Love your Little Girl
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As you grieve know that we are thinking of you and remembering Paul with great love. He will remain in our hearts forever,
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Posted at 07:27pm
Mike, Julie & Family, Words cannot express how we feel about the loss of your dad. Take comfort in knowing he is in a better place and will be forever in our hearts and thoughts and prayers
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Love, Mike Selma & Alexis

Posted at 06:13pm
Our hearts are saddened by your loss and our thoughts and prayers are with you.
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ed schlicher

Posted at 06:07pm
So sorry for your loss. He was a good man who cared about his family. He will be greatly missed by his friends and family. His memory will live on.
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