Verle Rosemary Thompson, 94, of Lake Elmo, born Sept. 14, 1917, in Sanborn, N.D., passed away May 14, 2012, in Stillwater.
Verle was preceded in death by parents, Gene and Madonna Hinschberger, and sister, Madonna Hanson. She is survived by her husband of 66 years, Adrian "Tommy" Thompson; daughter Teri Selden; son Greg Thompson; grandchildren Charlie Selden, Amanda (Chris) Rick, Tyrus Thompson, Peter Thompson; great-grandson Calvin Rick, and many nieces and nephews.
Verle was a schoolteacher all her life, finishing her career with Independent School District No. 834 Stillwater from 1964 through 1980.
A Mass of Christian Burial is 11 a.m. Friday, May 18, 2012, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, 611 S. Third St. in Stillwater. Visitation is 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, May 17, 2012, at Simonet Funeral Home, 6429 Osgood Ave N. in Stillwater and also one hour prior to Mass in the church atruim. Interment is at St. Michael’s Cemetery in Bayport.