Thompson, Gail E. 1946-2019

STEWARTSVILLE, Mo. - Gail E. Thompson, age 73, was born Sept. 9, 1946, in Lowell, Massachusetts, the daughter of Herbert and Rita Francis (Boyle) Ahearn and passed away Dec. 7, 2019, in St. Joseph.

Gail and Bill Thompson were united in marriage Aug. 4, 1989, in St. Joseph.

Gail owned several businesses down through the years and was a professional cosmetologist.

She is preceded in death by: her parents; seven siblings, Eddie, Herbie, Freddy, Joan, Regina, Danny and Jimmy.

Survivors include: her husband, Bill Thompson, of the home; three children, Neil (Marsha) Botts, St. Joseph, Dixie (Pat) Haze, Albany, New York, and Tony (Wendy) Botts, Stewartsville, Missouri; step-children, Corey (Charity) Thompson, Stewartsville, Hillary (Ryan) Murray, and Keely (Michael) Halloway, Parkville, Missouri; seven siblings, May, Rita, Barb, Pat, Mary Lou, Bernie, and Timmy; 12 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren; many other relatives and a host of dear friends.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019, at Turner Family Funeral Home, of Stewartsville, with burial following at Old School Presbyterian Cemetery of Stewartsville.

Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, at the Funeral Home.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Turner Family Funeral Home.

Memorials in Gail's honor may be made to the Donor's Choice.

Online condolences: turnerfamilyfuneral@yahoo.com

As published in the St. Joseph News-Press.