Dorothy M. (Driever) Thompson

Born: Sun., Nov. 4, 1923
Died: Thu., Dec. 20, 2018


9:30 AM to 10:30 AM, Mon., Dec. 24, 2018
Location: Rash-Gude Funeral Home

Graveside Service

10:30 AM Mon., Dec. 24, 2018
Location: Mt. Olive Cemetery

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Dorothy M. Thompson, age 95 of Hamburg, IA passed away at the Ambassador Care Center in Sidney, IA on Thursday evening; Dec. 20, 2018.

Dorothy Maye (Driever) Thompson was born on November 4, 1923 in Hamburg, IA; the daughter of Herman and Sally (Monroe) Driever.  She attended school in Hamburg and graduated from the Hamburg High School with the class of 1942.

She was united in marriage to Royal C. “Short” Thompson on April 8, 1944 in Sidney, IA.  He preceded her in death on May 16, 2007.

Dorothy worked at Interstate Nurseries and Vogel Popcorn Company.  She also worked for many years as an Operator at Northwestern Bell Telephone Company in Hamburg.  She was a member of the Church of Christ.

She is survived by her two sons:  Mick Thompson and wife Anna of Tabor, IA and Randy Thompson and wife Cheryl of Hamburg, IA; seven grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren; other family and many friends.

In addition to her husband “Short”, she was preceded in death by a brother as well as her parents.

Graveside Funeral Services will be held Monday (Dec. 24, 2018) at 10:30 a.m. at Mt. Olive Cemetery southeast of Hamburg, IA.  Pastor Jan Phillips will officiate at the services and burial will follow.

The family will greet friends from 9:30 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. Monday at the Rash-Gude Funeral Home in Hamburg.  

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Gayle Meek
   Posted Tue December 25, 2018
With Deepest Sympathy for the loss of your loved one. Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers.

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