Donald Terence (Terry) Thompson

1932 – 2011

Terry passed away peacefully on Wed., May 11th. Survived by his loving wife Lucille, sons Jack (Pearl), Tyler and Jay and daughter Heather (Lee) Grandchildren: Shayenn, Parisa, Emma, Joshua and Christian. Brothers: Rod Wiebe (Lynne) and Tom Moore Sister: Gladys Johnsen. Predeceased by his sister Elaine Van Horne.

Terry worked as a crane operator/instructor in the logging industry for over forty years, served as a board member of IWA, Local 1-85 and on the Port Alberni Labour Council.

Terry was charming, witty, humorous and well-read. He had a unique outlook on life and loved nothing better than to regale his family and friends with extensive recollections of his life’s events. He had an endless repertoire of jokes and anecdotes.

There will be no service by request. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his memory to the B.C. Lung Association, 2675 Oak Street, Vancouver, B.C. V6H 3K2

(1-800-665-5864) or online – Memoriam Donations.


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