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Imogene B. Thompson, 84, of Washington, IN, went to her Heavenly Home while surrounded by family at 1:30am on May 29, 2017 while at Jasper Memorial Hospital. She was born on April 26, 1933 in Loogootee, IN to Henry and Floe (Burress) Krodel. She was a Loogootee High School graduate in 1951. On July 28, 1951, she married, the love of her life, the late Brayton Thompson. Imogene was a homemaker. She loved to read, work puzzles, manage her flower bed, work in the garden, and can her green beans. She attended Twin Oaks Church of Petersburg.

Imogene is survived by two brothers, Roger Krodel, Placerville, CA and James Krodel of Denver, CO; three daughters: Marsha Blake (James) of Washington, IN, Annette Thompson of Columbus, IN, Angela Mickelson of Margate, FL; six grandchildren; and 10 great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents; one brother Fred Krodel; her husband Brayton A. Thompson; and one daughter Diane Ross.

The funeral service for Imogene will take place on Friday, June 2, 2017 at 10am at Gill Funeral Home, 308 E. Walnut Street, Washington, IN 47501 with Rev. Tim Miller, Rev. Robert Thompson, and Rev. Stephen Cassady officiating. Friends may call on Thursday, June 1, 2017 from 4-8pm at the funeral home and prior to the service on Friday from 9-10am. Interment will follow the service at Oak Grove Cemetery.
Published on May 30, 2017
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