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Margaret Thompson

Margaret Thompson, 90, of Hesston, died March 20 at Schowalter Villa, Hesston.

She was born Oct. 10, 1920, in Peabody, to Fordyce and Mamie (Manning) Gray.

She graduated from Kansas State University with a bachelor’s degree and was employed as a registered dietitian from 1961 to 2001 at Ohio State University.

On Dec. 9, 1945, she married Victor Thompson at Peabody. He survives.

Other survivors include a brother, Fordyce Gray of Peabody.

Two sisters, Marion Renchler and Marjorie Windsor, preceded her in death.

A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Schowalter Villa Chapel. The Rev. Nancy Walker and the Rev. Wendy Miller will officiate. Family will receive friends from 9:30 a.m. until time of service.

Burial will be at Prairie Lawn Cemetery, Peabody.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hesston United Methodist Church or Schowalter Villa in care of Miller-Ott Funeral Home, 107 S Lancaster St, Hesston KS 67062.

Last modified March 23, 2011