Robert T. “Rob” Thompson, 63
Robert T. “Rob” Thompson, 63 of Ashland passed away, Saturday, May 11, 2019 in his home.
He was born April 25, 1956 to Robert R. and Mabel (nee Kean) Thompson in Ashland.
Rob graduated from Ashland High School, Class of 1974. He proudly served in the United States Marine Corp.
He was employed at Archway for more than 30 years and Ohio Tool Works in Ashland.
Rob was an avid runner and cyclists throughout his life. He was a hard worker who loved electronics.
He was a member of Dickey Church of the Brethren.
Rob is survived by one daughter, Melanie (J.T. Fields) Bowman of Ashland; one son, Lucas T. (Rhiley) Thompson of Ashland; his mother, Mrs. Mabel Thompson of Ashland; three grandsons, Michael Thompson, Noah Fields, and Brandon Greenfield; one sister, Sara (Dave) McCormic of Ashland; two nephews, Jason (Lori) McCormic, their children, Erin and Kaci; and Daniel McCormic, and his son, Joseph D. McCormic; and his canine companion, Lola.
He is preceded in death by his father, Robert R. Thompson and one nephew, Joseph M. McCormic.
Funeral services will be held, Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. in the Denbow-Gasche Funeral Home with Reverend Jeff Messner officiating. Interment will follow in the Ashland Cemetery. Friends may call one hour prior to the service from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Barnabas Fund, Ashland Dickey Church of the Brethren, 1509 Township Road 655, Ashland, Ohio 44805
Online condolences may be shared on the funeral home’s website at denbowfh.com
Denbow-Gasche Funeral Home & Crematory is handling the arrangements.