Barbara J. Thompson, 71, of Eau
Claire, died Thursday, October 8, 2013, at Mayo Clinic Health System-Eau
She was born in Eau Claire on June 22, 1942, a daughter of James and
Beverly (Kleven) Pendergast. Barbara graduated from Eau Claire High School
with the Class of 1959.
Barbara married Douglas Thompson on June 24, 1961, Eau Claire.
Barbara was a dedicated employee at H&R Block during the tax season and
enjoyed the time she spent with her co-workers.
Barbara loved country music and going to Country Jam every year. She also
enjoyed going to Black River Falls with her husband, Doug.
Barbara was a member of Our Savior`s Lutheran Church.
Barbara was a dedicated wife, mother, grandmother, and friend. She loved
many and was loved by all, and will be sadly missed.
Barbara is survived by her husband, Doug; a son, Timothy Thompson of
Minneapolis, MN; two daughters, Tami (Kirk) Dahl of Altoona and Trisha
(Chris) Casey of Prior Lake, MN; six grandchildren, MacKenzie, Alec, and
Gabrielle Dahl, and Quinn, Sawyer and Liam Casey; a brother, Rick (Ellen)
Pendergast of Eau Claire; a sister-in-law, Judy Pendergast of Eau Claire;
and also by several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
She is preceded in death by her parents; and a brother, Jim Pendergast.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until Noon, with a Memorial Service to
follow at Noon, on Saturday, October 19, 2013, at Lenmark-Gomsrud-Linn
Funeral Home, 814 First Ave. in Eau Claire, with Pastor Paul Larson
officiating. Inurnment will be in Brunswick Cemetery, Town of Brunswick,
at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred.
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