THOMPSON, Al - Passed away peacefully, after a brief battle with cancer, at the Greater Niagara General Hospital on Sunday, September 11, 2016 at the age of 77.
Beloved husband of Gaye (neé Astele) for 59 years. Cherished father of Mike (Lorna) Thompson and loving grandfather of Matthew and Nathan.
Dear brother of Evelyn Matoff (Sid Davidson) and brother-in-law of Wayne (Nancy) Astele. He will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his sister Audrey Nicholson.
Al was a longtime employee of The District School Board of Niagara.
Cremation with a private family inurnment at Lundy's Lane Cemetery has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to Patterson funeral home, Niagara Falls.