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In Memory of

Claude Marion Thompson

November 30, 1926 - September 9, 2017

Obituary


Claude Marion Thompson, (90), passed away on Saturday, September 9, 2017 in Seattle, Washington. He was the loving husband of Nadine Marie Thompson. They shared 69 wonderful years together.

Born in Snoqualmie, Washington on November 30, 1926, he was the son of Edwin and Mary Thompson. His brothers included Art, Ed, Gordy, and Bruce, all of whom have preceded him in death.

Claude worked in the local shipyards while in high school, then joined the United States Navy immediately after graduating from high school. His career focused on Oriental rug repair...

Claude Marion Thompson, (90), passed away on Saturday, September 9, 2017 in Seattle, Washington. He was the loving husband of Nadine Marie Thompson. They shared 69 wonderful years together.

Born in Snoqualmie, Washington on November 30, 1926, he was the son of Edwin and Mary Thompson. His brothers included Art, Ed, Gordy, and Bruce, all of whom have preceded him in death.

Claude worked in the local shipyards while in high school, then joined the United States Navy immediately after graduating from high school. His career focused on Oriental rug repair as well as carpet sales, installation and cleaning. Claude worked for Cartozian Rug and Upholstery Company, later purchasing the company. Claude ended his career working for D.A. Burns.

Claude is survived by his wife, Nadine; son, Ken Thompson and his wife Jan; son, Ron Thompson and his wife Cathy. He has four grandchildren; Kristin Thompson-Alfonzo, Kyle Thompson, Matt Thompson and Stephen Thompson. Claude left behind three beautiful great granddaughters who were the pride of his life, Jordan Alfonzo, Alexis Thompson and Makayla Thompson, in addition to nieces and nephews.

Claude was a loving and attentive father, grandfather and great grandfather who was always available to his family. He will be dearly missed, but never forgotten.