Bobb as a young boy
Bobb S. Thompson
  • 80 years old
  • Date of birth: Jul 23, 1933
  • Place of birth:
    Lewes, Delaware, United States
  • Date of passing: Aug 4, 2013
  • Place of passing:
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Let the memory of Bobb be with us forever

This memorial website was created in the memory of our loved one, Bobb Thompson, 80, born on July 23, 1933 and passed away on August 4, 2013. We will remember him forever.


Celebration Of Life:

Monday, August 12, 2013
Viewing and Masonic Service: 9:00 am to 10:00 am
Funeral: 10:00 am to 12:00

Bethany Missionary Baptist Church
5747 Warrington Avenue
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Rev. Dr. Myron D. Barnes, Sr., Pastor, Officiant


Internment:

Ivy Hill Cemetery
1201 Easton Road, Philadelphia, PA


Obituary:

Bobb S. Thompson, U.S. Navy (Ret.), age 80, of Philadelphia,
PA, passed away on August 4, 2013, at his home. Born in Lewes,
DE, the son of the late Cathryn Thompson. As a Veteran of the
US Navy, he served in active duty for over 8 years. His duty
assignments included serving in the Korean War. As a civilian
he worked for Pepsi Cola National Brand Beverages Ltd, as
the assistant to the CEO for 42 years. He was a member of the
Bethany Baptist Church for 38 years. He served on the board of
Trustees for 31 years. Bobb S. Thompson was also a member
of Tuscan Morning Star Lodge No. 48 for 40 years. He enjoyed
traveling, fishing, playing pool, telling jokes, spending time with
family and friends, was a football and baseball enthusiast.


Bobb S. Thompson, is survived by his loving wife of 55 years,
Olivia M. Thompson; children Sharon Thompson of Allentown,
PA, Larry Thompson of Philadelphia, PA, Justina Thompson-
Nesbitt (David) of Port Deposit, MD, Stephanie Mullin (Mark) of
Breinigsville, PA and Sydney Thompson of Newark, DE. Four
grandchildren: Stephanie Chace (Justin), Gil Thompson (Tanya),
Laurynn Burks (Evon), and Nigel Thompson. Seven great
grandchildren: Ethan, Trinacy, Nylah, Jordynn, Avien, Nova and Eli.
Those who desire to make a memorial donation in his name
to the National Cancer Institute for Prostate Cancer Research,
send them to: The Director, The National Cancer Institute,
Building 31, Room 11A-16, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda,
MD 20892.

 

Acknowledgement:


The family of Bobb S. Thompson would like to express their sincere
thanks and appreciation to all who remembered us with prayers, cards,
fl owers and other expressions of love. May God continue to Bless and
Keep each of you in His loving care.

 

Professional Services Entrusted To:


Joseph Levine and Sons Inc.
3747 Street Road
Trevose, PA 19053

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by sydney thompson on 4th August 2015

"Dad I miss you everyday and think of you often. It is still hard to believe you are no longer here. I love you with all my heart and I miss you so much. I know you are with me in spirit I here your voice at times telling me everything is going to be ok  and it will all workout and I feel your presence. You were a great father and friend. And I'm so blessed to have had that with you. Daddy continue to rest in paradise. We will see each again one day. I love you with all my heart. Sydney❤️❤️"

This tribute was added by Stephanie Mullin on 4th August 2015

"Dad,
I truly miss you more than words can ever say. When God called you home, my life was forever changed. My heart is still heavy. I think of you often and feel your presence. It just doesn't seem real that you are physically not here. I know you will forever be with me in spirit as I feel your presence often. Thank you for loving me Daddy. Thank you for being an awesome father and friend. You are forever in my heart.  
I love you immensely,
Steph"

This tribute was added by sydney thompson on 23rd July 2015

"Happy 82nd Birthday to you Dad up in heaven. It is still hard to believe you are no longer with us. I love you and miss you. I celebrate you today and everyday. Everything that I do in life I know you are always with me. I still hear you telling me everything is going to be ok and that it will all workout. I love you with all my heart. Your last squeeze Sydney.❤️❤️"

This tribute was added by Stephanie Mullin on 5th August 2014

"Its hard to believe a year has passed since the Lord called you home. Although you are not here physically I feel your spirit every day. I miss your voice and all the daily chats we shared. I miss your vigorous spirit and the excitement of having you in my presence. We always had a great time and so much fun. As I look around, I can see your smile, your dance, your laugh. I hear your voice, your advice and jokes. Feeling your pride and joy gets me through the day. I find myself chuckling very often and reminiscing.  I thank God for you every day and am so blessed to have had You as my Dad. Thanks for loving me.
You are the best.
I will love you always,
Steph"

This tribute was added by sydney thompson on 4th August 2014

"Rip Daddy. One year ago today you went home to The Lord. I love you and miss you so much. You will forever live in my heart and are always in my thoughts and prayers. You were one amazing father the best a daughter could ask for!  Continue to rest in peace. Until we meet again. I love you your name sake Sydney Bobbi Thompson."

This tribute was added by Stephanie Mullin on 23rd July 2014

"Happy Birthday Dad, My Friend and the Best Man I know. I feel your spirit with me everyday. I miss the calls, the visits, the fun, the laughter and your smile. I always look for you to walk through the door with your happy face of joy and pride. Well as you would say, What can I say, You Are The Best.  Everything I do leads me back to your love. Thank You God for giving me an Awesome Dad and tons of memories that make me smile and chuckle everyday. I know you are still with me. Until we meet again. Forever in my heart.
Love ya
Steph"

This tribute was added by sydney thompson on 23rd July 2014

"Happy Birthday Daddy!! I miss you so much and i love you. You will remain forever in my heart and soul. I think of you everyday! I'am thankful that god answered my prayers last year to let you still be with us on your 80th birthday. Today you celebrate your 81st up in heaven with the lord god our father and all of our relatives who have passed on.Celebrating you on this day! I love you daddy my rock! Sydney!"

This tribute was added by Stephanie Chace on 23rd July 2014

"Happy Birthday Pop-pop! I love and miss you and think of you always,  especially today. I remember your birthday last year and how big your smile was when I brought you balloons and tried to make the best out of your day. You will forever be remembered and will always be in my heart.  Big Hugs!...yeah I miss those too...I'll be sure to celebrate with something blueberry today! Love you always- Steph"

This tribute was added by Carol Reilly on 25th May 2014

"You were a very special person you are at peace with God now my thoughts and prayers are with the family you had to leave behind."

This tribute was added by Debra Thompson on 14th August 2013

"My deepest condolences to the entire family.  May God continue to keep you strong and rain favor and blessings upon each and every one of you.  Rest Easy Cousin Bobb - Gone but never forgotten..  Love you family ~ Deb"

This tribute was added by Joshua Musani on 14th August 2013

"My thoughts and prayers are with all the members of the Thompson family. Mr. Thompson, we had fun talking to one another at the reunion. Your words are powerful and your voice was heard by many. You're an amazing person and your spirit remains in those hearts who knew you.

Joshua Musani"

This tribute was added by sydney thompson on 13th August 2013

"Daddy,
You are My Rock!!
I love you and miss you so much you will live in my heart and thought's forever.I will alway's have my great memories of us. I know you are here with me in spirit. I thank you Daddy for giving me peace and loving me.
Sydney,"

This tribute was added by lynda hadrick on 13th August 2013

"Lil' Steph, since you were a little person you were always there checking up on your grandfather and doing everything you could to make sure both he & your grandmother were ok. Your grandfather & God both know what you did for him, and both say "a job well done!"  You can stop worrying now knowing God will take it from here.  Much Love, Lynda."

This tribute was added by lynda hadrick on 13th August 2013

"Steph, my heart aches for your loss ... but I know you did all you could to show your love and to also bring joy & comfort to Mr. T while he was still here. Both he & God also know you did everything you possibly could ... and now you can live out the rest of your life in the peace & comfort of that truth whenever your thoughts drift to your dad.  Much Love,  Lynda."

This tribute was added by lynda hadrick on 13th August 2013

"Mrs T,  may you and your children and grandchildren each find peace and comfort knowing Mr. T lived a full, wonderful, and truly blessed life during his time here on planet Earth ... and now he's transitioned on to an even better and more blessed after-life where he will keep watch over you as your personal guardian angel!  This I do believe.  Much Love, Lynda"

This tribute was added by lynda hadrick on 13th August 2013

"May you forever rest in peace Mr. T!! Thank you for welcoming me into your home & your family's life ... and for all the love & fun times I shared with you and your family for decades. Fond memories of you and your generous spirit will forever live on in my heart!!  Much Love, Lynda Hadrick."

This tribute was added by Edward Zeltmann on 12th August 2013

"I am proud to have had him as a part of my life and am grateful for the experience. I would like to express love and respect for his family and friends, who will miss him daily."

This tribute was added by lawrence gregory on 11th August 2013

"I always saw him as a calm, reasonable and sensative man. A man that always told the truth even if you did'nt want hear it. We are blessed to have known him. Lawrence."

This tribute was added by donielle arabia on 11th August 2013

"Our sincerest condolences go out to the entire Thompson family and each of their loved ones. Keeping you all in our prayers and wishing you peace and comfort in your time of mourning.

-Donielle, David, Emma and Julia"

This tribute was added by Stephanie Mullin on 10th August 2013

"Daddy,
You are My Hero.
I adore the fierce sky and am at peace knowing you are with the one who made it. What an awesome God.
Thank you for loving me Dad.
I will always Love You,
Steph"


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