Earl Thompson, 88, passed away on June 26, 2019, in Gillette, Wyoming, of natural causes.
Earl Melvin Thompson was born on Jan. 29, 1931, in Newberry, Michigan, to Elmer and Josephine Thompson. After a short stint in the U.S. Army, he married his first wife, Peggy Hollar, who preceded him in death in 1996.
Earl recently moved to Gillette, Wyoming, from Niagara, Wisconsin.
Earl is survived by his sons, Steven Thompson of Albuquerque, New Mexico; Randyl Thompson of Gillette, Wyoming; daughter, Shelley Alsbaugh of Belen, New Mexico; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be sent in care of Walker Funeral Home, 410 Medical Arts Court, Gillette, WY 82716. Condolences may also be expressed at www.walkerfuneralgillette.com