Patricia “Pat” K. Thompson 


Patricia “Pat” K. Thompson, 76, of Wayne, died Monday, Sept. 11, 2023 at her farm home near Wayne.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16 at Calvary Bible Evangelical Free Church in Wayne. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 15 at Calvary Bible Evangelical Free Church in Wayne. Private family burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery in Wayne.

Memorials may be directed to your favorite missionary, the Gideon International Orphan Grain Train or Transworld Radio.

Arrangements are with Hasemann Funeral Home of Wayne.

Patricia Kay Thompson was born Dec. 8, 1946 to Arthur and Doris (Arduser) Lipp in Laurel. She graduated from Laurel High School in 1965 and attended Wayne State College. Pat married Larry Thompson on Feb. 22, 1970 at United Methodist Church in Laurel. They briefly lived in Norfolk and Laurel and then moved to the family farm in Wayne in 1981. She was employed at State National Bank and Trust from 1966 to 1972, and then was a stay-at-home mom and farmwife. In 1992 she started her employment at the Wayne State College Library until 2022. They were members of Calvary Bible Evangelical Church in Wayne. Pat enjoyed her time with the Ladies Monday Night Bible Study.

Survivors include her husband, Larry; daughters, Heather (Kevin) Reid and children, Isaiah, Ellyanna and Gabriel Reid; Samantha (Christopher) Bye and children, Emma, Elias, Zack and Ean Bye; son, Lucas (Heidi) Thompson and children, Levi, Adeline, Aliah and baby Thompson; brothers, James (Marcia) Lipp of Laurel; Dennis (Gerelda) Lipp of Wayne; nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Art and Doris Lipp; father-in-law, Leland Thompson; mother-in-law, Winnie Craft; step father-in-law, Elwood Craft; brother-in-law, Gene Thompson and sister-in-law Cheryl Thompson.