Wilma I. Thompson
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Wilma I. Thompson
  • November 23, 1918 - May 27, 2014
  • Bluffton, Indiana

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Wilma I. Thompson, 95 of Bluffton and formerly of Markle passed away at 12:40am on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at Christian Care Retirement Community. Wilma was a 1936 graduate of Salamonie Township High School in Huntington County. She worked at Square D Corporation for 25 years, retiring in 1981. She was a member of the Turnpointe Community Church.

Wilma was born on November 23, 1918 in Green County, Indiana, a daughter of Floyd E. and Nora E. (Froh) Oldfield.

She was united in marriage to Glen Thompson on December 5, 1947 in Liberty Center. He preceded her in death on November 28, 2005.

Survivors include: fifteen nieces and nephews; seventeen great nieces and nephews and six great-great nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a brother: Floyd Oldfield and a sister: LaVerta Schwartz.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 29, 2014 from 2:00 ''' 4:00pm at the Myers Funeral Home Markle Chapel, 415 N. Lee Street, Markle, Indiana.

Funeral service will be held on Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 4:00pm following visitation at the Myers Funeral Home Markle Chapel.

Interment will be at the Markle Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made out to Turnpointe Community Church or to Christian Care Retirement Community, both in care of Myers Funeral Home, P.O. Box 403, Markle, IN 46770.