Everett H. Thompson, age 96, of Cambridge died April 5, 2014 at Gables East in Cambridge. A memorial service will be held at 3:30 P.M. Sunday, April 6th at GracePointe Gables East with Pastor Michael Sullivan officiating.
Everett Haugen Thompson was born May 7, 1917 in Elbow Lake, Minnesota to Guy and Gina (Haugen) Thompson. He was also raised and attended school in the Elbow Lake area. Everett later served his country in the US Navy. On February 21, 1938 Everett married Marian Tangen and they made their home in Minneapolis. They moved to Bethel in 1967 and became active members at Bethel Community Church. Everett loved the Lord and was a born again Christian. He worked as a carpenter and built many homes. He was loved by so many as he was fun-loving and had a curiosity for all things with a mischievous personality. He could always make you smile. Everett loved fishing, hunting, traveling and taking the family on camping trips.
Everett went home to be with the Lord April 5, 2014 at the age of 96 years, 10 months and 29 days. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Marian in 2007, and four siblings, Nemo Thompson, Boy Thompson, Merrill Thompson and Leona Mikkelson.
He will be lovingly remembered by his two daughters, Sandra (Art) Million of Hondo, Texas, Betty (Jim) Fisher of Tampa, Florida; six grandchildren, Jodie, Traci, Steve, Annette, Jennifer and Christopher; 14 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren; and by other relatives and friends.