Saturday, October 2, 2021 ~ 3:00 p.m.
Svoboda Funeral Home ~ Wahoo, Nebraska
*The funeral will be live streamed on Svoboda Funeral Home Facebook page.
Sunbeam Project at Saunders Medical Center LTC or
Hospice & Home Healthcare of Saunders County.
Lucile “Lucy” J. Thompson, 94 of Omaha, NE passed away Tuesday, September 28, 2021 at the Saunders Medical Center Long Term Care in Wahoo. She was born August 13, 1927 in Weston County, WY to Loyd and Inez Ruth (Foltz) Giffin. She graduated from Newcastle High School in Wyoming in 1945. She attended Black Hills Teachers College in Spearfish, SD. She taught school for a couple of years before marring Frank Roy Thompson August 19, 1947.
Her family and her church were most important to her. She was a favorite Sunday School and Children’s Church teacher of many young people in the Omaha area. She also liked to embroider. Most recently she was a member of Center Baptist Church of Omaha, NE. Oh yes, she was also an avid fan of all Husker sports, especially Big Red football.
Lucy is survived by her daughters, Jeanne (Dan) Gainer of Red Lodge, MT, Marjorie (Jeb) Beacham of Edmond, OK and Bonnie Schreiber of Prague, NE; 12 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren; sister, Hazel (Dick) Barrutia; sister-in-law, Marilyn Giffin; numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Loyd and Ruth Giffin; husband, Frank Thompson; son, Roy Thompson; granddaughters, Michelle and Rochelle Gainer; son-in-law, Dan Schreiber; brothers, David, Ray, Fred and James Giffin.