5/8/1944 ~ 8/21/2021
Our loving husband, father and friend Charles Dale Thompson moved on to “the next great adventure” August 21, 2021 at his home in Mount Pleasant to join his loved ones who had gone on before. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him. He was born May 8, 1944 to Charles Earl and Lois Valera Rust Thompson in Fairbury, Nebraska.
He served a church mission to Northern Germany from 1964-66 where he had many great experiences. After his mission he returned to BYU where he earned his B.S. in Chemistry and Math. While there he met the love of his life and on Dec 19, 1968 married Margaret Ann Peebles in the Manti Temple. Together they saw the world, traveling to 6 of the 7 continents and seeing the 7th from a cruise ship.
He had a passion for knowledge and was an avid reader, genealogist, square dancer, and scriptorian.
He leaves behind his wife and eight of his nine children. Sons, C. Alan (Tamara), David (Jennifer), Steven (Racheal), Matthew (Michelle), Nathan (Catherine), Kenneth [dec] (Katrina), Lance (Tiffany) and daughters, Barbara (Rulon) Rasmussen Jessop and Jolene (Clint) Bissell. Also 36 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and son Kenny.
A viewing will be held August 28 from 9:00 -10:30 am at Rasmussen Mortuary in Mount Pleasant with a graveside service to follow at Mount Pleasant City Cemetery at 11:00 am.