Dennis Michael “Mike” Thompson
August 27, 1953 ‒ February 09, 2020
BUTLER: Dennis Michael “Mike” Thompson passed away Sunday, February 9, 2020 in his home surrounded by his family. He was 66.
He was born August 27, 1953 in Mt. Vernon to the late Charles and Waunetta (Rice) Thompson. He married Carolyn Jean Oswalt on February17, 1973.
Mike was an avid fisherman and loved spending his time with his grandsons. He spent countless hours fishing at Apple Valley and Lake Erie, and especially enjoyed one particular trip where they nearly filled the boat with fish! He was talented at Karaoke, his favorite song was “Picture” by Kid Rock and Sheryl Crow. He often could be found sitting on the porch with Jean sharing their coffee time together. A master chef, he loved cooking for his family and friends.
He is survived by his wife Jean; son Michael and Kara Thompson, grandsons Kody 08/27/1953Thompson and his girlfriend Rain King, and Korey Thompson; siblings David (Sue) Thompson, Charlotte Pack (Harold Oyster), Ronald (Robin) Thompson, Sharon Smith (Bill Pargeon), Karen (Garrel) Chevalier, Doug Thompson, a sister-in-law Shirley Thompson, fishing buddies Bryon King, Rich Burkepile and Rick Wolford, and various nieces, nephews and extended family.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death siblings Pamela (Butch) Smith and Steven Thompson.
A Celebration of Life dinner will be held, Saturday, February 22, 2020 at 21555 Pealer Mill Road, Butler, beginning at 1 pm.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made directly to the family or to Snyder Funeral Homes.
Snyder Funeral Homes is honored to serve Mike’s family and encourage you to share a fond memory or message of condolence to them at SnyderFuneralHomes.com
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