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Katherine Thompson

December 1, 1947 — July 1, 2021

Katherine Thompson

Katherine N. Thompson, age 73, of Sumner , MI , passed away Thursday, July 1, 2021 , at her home.

Cremation will take place and a virtual memorial service will be held at a future date.

Katherine was born in Kent County, MI on December 1, 1947 , the daughter of George Schultz and Lela ( Adams ) Schultz.  She graduated from Grand Rapids High School .  On May 27, 1967 she married Allen Thompson.  They Celebrated 54 years of marriage together before Allen's passing on June 1, 2021 .

Kathy worked many places including: JcPenney's in Alma, Total Petroleum Refinery, and Verizon.  She enjoyed baking, puzzles, and crocheting.  Kathy loved spending time with her granddaughters.  She was a member of the Vestaburg Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses.

She is survived by her son Brian Thompson 3 beautiful granddaughters whom she loved more than anything , Mychale Thompson, Keiragh Thompson, and Tierney Thompson, brothers: George and Mary Jo Schultz, and Mike and Marsha Schultz.  She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, daughter-in-law Errin Thompson, 2 sisters: Kathleen and Nancy.

Memorials may be made to JW.Org.  Online condolences can be sent to The family is being served by Smith Family Funeral Homes, Ithaca , MI .

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Cremation has taken place and a Memorial Service will be held at a later date

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