Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Marlyss Jeanne Thompson, 89, Hayfield

Marlyss Jeanne Thompson, 89, of Hayfield passed away on June 5, 2018, at Mayo Clinic Hospital St. Mary's Campus in Rochester. 

Marlyss Jeanne was born on July 10, 1928, the daughter of Claude Ray  and Sarah Etta (Babcock) Uptagrafft in rural West Concord.

She attended school for 10 years in Dodge Center and graduated from West Concord. Marlyss was united in marriage to Wilford Samuel Thompson on June 18, 1947 in West Concord. 

Marlyss worked at Water Conley and Telex Communication Assembly for 30 years. Marlyss was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Trinity Circle groups and the Hayfield American Legion Auxillary. She enjoyed playing cards, reading, crocheting, and baking.

Marlyss is survived by her children, Douglas (Janet) Thompson, Lake City; Linda (Dale) Ulve, Kasson; 10 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren; sister, Marion Cordiner; and niece, Ann Atnip, Paris, Texas, raised as a sister.  

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Sam; baby girl; one grandson, Tyler Mundy; and  two sisters.

Funeral services were held Monday, June 11, 2018  will be 11:00 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Hayfield with Rev. Paul Hauschild officiating.  Interment was in Fairview Cemetery in Hayfield.

Blessed be her memory.

Czaplewski Family Funeral Home in Hayfield handled the arrangements.

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