Alice R. Thomson
Thursday, August 05, 2010 10:16 PM
Alice R. Thomson, 95, Lena, died Wednesday, August 4, 2010, at Community Memorial Hospital, Oconto Falls. She was born to the late Frank and Angeline (Ducat) LeFevre October 15, 1914 in Lena.
Alice married Earl Thomson, November 21, 1936, at St. Charles Catholic Church, Lena. The couple farmed in the Town of Lena until retirement in 1975. Earl preceded her in death July 2, 1980. Alice was a member of St. Anne Parish. She was an avid card player, especially Sheepshead and Kings Corner.
Surviving are children: Richard, Woodbridge, Va., Donald (Lois), Lena, Eileen Shallow, Lena, Mary Lynn (Ken "Dewey") Shallow, Lena, Joyce (Philip) Gordon, Sturgeon Bay and David (Mary Kay), Lakewood; 13 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; four step-grandchildren and 10 step-great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law: Helen Thomson, Lena and Carol Thomson, Lena and brother-in-law, Virgil (Lorraine) Thomson, Coleman. Alice was preceded in death by grandson, Marty Shallow; son-in-law, Roger "Buffer" Shallow; daughter-in-law, Marsha Thomson and two brothers: Joe (Evelyn) and Rubin (Bernice).
Friends may call at Rhodes-Charapata Funeral Home, Lena, Sunday, August 8, from 4 to 8 P.M. Wake Service at 7 P.M. Visitation will continue Monday, at the funeral home from 9 to 10:45 A.M. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Anne Parish, Lena at 11 A.M. with Father Celestine Byekwaso officiating.
Placed to Rest at St. Charles Catholic Cemetery, Lena.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Eileen Shallow for taking such great care of her mother for the past year.