Ronnie C. Thompson, Sr.

October 19, 1941 ‒ December 03, 2014

Galion, Ohio

Ronnie C. Thompson, Sr., 73, of Galion died Wednesday December 3, 2014 unexpectedly.

Born October 19, 1941, in Grahn, Ky., he was the son of Clyde and Nell (Paynter) Thompson, Sr.. He married Judith (Perry) Thompson on April 23, 1984 and she survives.

Ronnie worked as a custodian for the City of Galion where he retired after 19 years.

In addition to his wife he is survived by children, Ronnie Thompson, Jr. of Galion, Markita Cline (Terry Wertz) of Hillsdale, Mich., Melissa “Missy” Schlairet of Crestline, Daris Thompson of Galion, Sarah Thompson of Galion, Nicole (Matt) Siegenthal of Galion, LaTonya Thompson of Ontario, 20 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, siblings, Patricia (Elgin) Lawhorn of Beaver, Diana Heffner of Beaver, Michael (Shirley) Thompson of Flemingsburg, Ky., Kay (Allen) Bassin of Mansfield, Evelyn (Larry) Bassin of Mansfield, Vanessa (Gary) Finerty of Bellville and Randy (Randa) Thompson of Galion.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by one son, Tracey Thompson, grandson, Shannon Thompson, brother, Clyde Thompson, Jr., and two sisters, Janet Mays and Sharon Thompson.

The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Friday, December 5, 2014 at Snyder Funeral Home Richardson Davis Chapel, 218 South Market St., Galion, Ohio 44833 where services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday, with Rev. Debra Chatman officiating. Burial will follow at Greenlawn Cemetery in Crestline.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of the funeral home.

Snyder Funeral Home Richardson Davis Chapel in Galion is honored to serve the family of Ronnie Thompson, and condolences may be made to them at

  • To Judy and all the kids we love you guys me and Anthony send you our love and condolences. May uncle Ronnie rest in peace and have no more pain and suffering. We love all of you and your in our thoughts and prayers.

  • Ronnie was close friend to our family for many years. So sorry for family’s loss. May God bless and comfort them all.

  • So sorry to hear about Uncle Ronnie. Thinking about hoa all out here in Kansas…

  • To Judy and the kids I love you guys. We will always have our memories and Judy you will always be our sister.

  • Our prayers and love for this family and friends for we were like family when we lived and went to school together in ky. God bless you all is my prayer.

  • To all the Thompson family:
    We will remember Ronnie always he was loved by many.May youre memories
    of youre good times help carry you all through this time of sorrow.You are all in our thoughts and prayers.

    The Kindler Family