Eleanor A. Thompson

April 3, 1940 ~ August 16, 2019 (age 79)


Eleanor A. Thompson, age 79, of Dixon, died Friday, August 16, 2019 at Franklin Grove Living and Rehabilitation Center.

Eleanor was born April 3, 1940 in Dixon the daughter of Russell and Helen (Glessner) Kemp.  She was employed at Borg Warner for many years retiring in 2001.  She was a member of the Moose Club, the Elks Club, and the Senior Center.  Eleanor enjoyed playing euchre and shuffleboard and loved to be around her friends and family.

Survivors include one sister, Sue Kemp-Hazelwood of Florence, Wis; her best friend, Doris Walters of Dixon and her children, Dawn (Eric) Butcher of Poplar Grove, Kim (Craig) McClure of Woosung and John (Joyce) Walters of Sevierville, Tenn; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and three brothers, Butch Kemp, Bob Kemp and Bill Kemp.

Per her request, cremation rites will be accorded and there will be no services.

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