LONSDALE - Services for Michael Ray Thompson, 61, of Lonsdale, formerly of Marshall, are at 11 a.m. Friday, March 8, 2013, at Trondhjem Lutheran Church, 7525 Garfield Ave., Lonsdale. Visitation is from 4-8 p.m. Thursday (3/7) at the White Funeral Home, 201 5th Ave., Lonsdale and one hour prior to service at church. In lieu of flowers memorials will be donated to the American Legion and the Fort Snelling Honor Guard. Military honors performed by the Lonsdale American Legion. Burial will be at a later date at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
He died Monday, March 4, 2013, unexpectedly at his home.
Mike worked and then retired from the city of Marshall; he was a former member of the volunteer Fire department in Marshall, and the current commander of the Lonsdale American Legion. Mike was also an active volunteer/member of the Fort Snelling Honor Guard Monday Squad.
He is survived by his loving wife of 37 years, Rebecca Thompson; children, Bennett (and fiance Liz Knutson) and Holland (Steven) Michog; grandchildren, Madison and Mackenzie Michog; sister, Kristie (Terry) Flemming.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Alvin and Nina Thompson.
White Funeral Homes Lonsdale 507-744-2368