Henry Terrance “Terry” Thompson, 82-year-old resident of Isle, Minnesota, passed away on Wednesday, December 25, 2019 after a short stay at the Mille Lacs Health System in Onamia.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials/cards may be sent to the Shelley Funeral Chapel, care of the Henry Thompson Family, PO Box 117, Onamia, MN 56359.
The family would like to thank the Doctors, Nurses, Caregivers and Hospital staff at Mille Lacs Health System in Onamia for their dedication and care of Terry during his stay there.
Arrangements are with the Shelley Funeral Chapel of Onamia.
Terry is survived by his sons, Shane (Lisa) Thompson of Milaca, Minn., Shannon Thompson of St. Joseph, Minn.; significant other, Dawn Stevens of Isle, Minn.; granddaughter, Amanda (Matt) Janecek of New Richmond, Wis.; four grandsons, Cameron and Zachary Thompson of St. Joseph, Minn., Dennis and Henry Thompson of Milaca, Minn.; and one great-grandson, Wyatt Janecek of New Richmond, Wis.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Mildred (Gibbs) Thompson; and sister, Patricia (Thompson) Bowman.
Terry was born on February 28, 1937 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, to George and Mildred “Millie” (Gibbs) Thompson. After high school and vocational schooling, he joined the U.S. Navy on January 29, 1955 serving two years and was honorably discharged May 25, 1957. Terry was a genius at fixing anything that needed fixing and thrived on his little projects. He was passionate about music and loved singing Karaoke, entertaining people and spending time with his family.