Larry Lee Thompson, 58, of Blakesburg, passed away February 16, 2018 at Ridgewood Specialty Care after a long illness.
He was born August 29, 1959 in Ottumwa to Larry and Janet Slagle Thompson.
In 1971 he moved with his family to Colorado where he was very active in baseball and science. In 2002 he moved back to Iowa and enjoyed many years of gardening and fishing.
He is survived by his parents, Larry and Janet Thompson of Blakesburg; his sister, Sharon (Michael) Catlin and their 3 daughters; his brother, Steve (Beth) Thompson and their son; a sister, Shelly (Richard) Horn and their 2 daughters; 4 children, Anna Lisa Marie, Alex, Andrew and Alden; 7 grandchildren.
His body has been cremated.
Memorial services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Reece Funeral Home with Pastor Ray Lyon officiating. Inurnment will be in the Blakesburg Cemetery.
The family will be present one hour prior to the service.
Memorials may be made to Blakesburg Christian Church.
Published on February 20, 2018