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Posted on: September 5, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Jerome Thompson father of Chief Jerry Thompson, Hanson FD

Jerome Allen Thompson

August 09, 2020

U.S. Veteran

On August 9th, 2020, Jerome Allen Thompson, 74, unexpectedly passed away at his home in Port Orange, Florida.

Born on July 27th, 1946 to the late Robert and Rita Thompson. Jerry served in the US Navy Seabees. He was proud to serve his country and receive four medals during his time of service.

Prior to retiring, Jerry worked for many years in construction services. His passion was riding his motorcycle and attending motorcycle events.

Jerry is survived by his wife Brenda, his son Jerome A. Thompson Jr. and his wife Tracy, stepson Richard C. Parkinson, stepdaughter Jilliane N. Vail, sisters Donna Cannizzaro and Geraldine Spring, along with many grandchildren, nieces, and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother William Thompson.

Jerry was well loved by family and friends. He was proud of his children and especially proud of his son’s achievements as fire chief in Jerry’s hometown of Hanson. 

A graveside service will be held at Fern Hill Cemetery, High Street, Hanson, at 10 AM on Saturday, September 19th. In accordance with public health guidelines, it is requested that those attending the service wear face coverings and practice social distancing. 


Saturday, September 19, 2020
10:00 AM

Fern Hill Cemetery 
High St.
Hanson, MA 0234

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