It is with great sadness and heavy hearts, that the family announces the peaceful passing of Garth Thompson on Friday April 1, 2016, at the Golden and District Hospital after a long but courageous battle with kidney disease.
Beloved husband and best friend to Marlene Thompson, loving father to daughter Jennifer (Colin) Campbell, son Richard (Ashley) Thompson, and daughter Brittany (Ricky) Tomson, and loving grandfather to Tyhlar & Teagan Thompson, Weston Campbell, and Alexis Tomson. He is predeceased by his mother and father Rachel and Richard Myron Thompson.
During his years in Golden, Garth worked as a paramedic with the Ambulance service, and as a supervisor at LP Forest products. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, an avid outdoorsman, and enjoyed socializing with his many friends. He will be remembered for his sense of humor, stories, kindness, charm and commitment to family & friends. Garth will be sadly missed by all who knew him.
May he rest in peace.
Email condolences may be sent through Garth’s obituary at www.hindmanbowersfuneralhome.com