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Marilyn Y. Thompson

June 14, 1928 November 30, 2019
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Obituary for Marilyn Y. Thompson

Marilyn Y. Thompson, age 91, of Oswego, IL, peacefully passed away on Saturday, November 30, 2019 at Symphony of Orchard Valley in Aurora, IL.

She was born June 14, 1928 in Lucas County, IA, the daughter of the late John L. and Mabel A. nee Walmer Ryan.

Prior to her retirement, Marilyn worked part-time for the Ledger newspaper. She was a member of Oswego Presbyterian Church.

She is survived by her children Cindy (Neal) Ament of Oswego, IL, Teresa (William) Baumann of Oswego, IL, Tommy (Leah) Thompson of Oswego, IL, grandchildren Melanie (Marcus) Smith of Oswego, IL, Julie Thompson of Oswego, IL, Thomas Thompson (Almela) of Joliet, IL, Wesley Ament ( Kristen) of Naperville, IL, Abby Ament (Chris) of Montgomery, IL, Kelly (Ondre) Schoensee of Plano, IL, Carl Baumann (Laura) of Chicago, IL, great-grandchildren Luca and Liam Schoensee of Plano, IL, Tobias of Joliet, IL, Greta of Montgomery, IL, and Emilia of Naperville, IL, sister Janet (Duane) Grismore of Shawnee, KS.

She was preceded in death by husband Carl E. Thompson, and sisters Judy Ussery and Marlene Pittman.

Services will be private at DUNN FAMILY FUNERAL HOME with CREMATORY, 1801 S. Douglas Road, Oswego, IL 60543.

Burial will follow at Oswego Township Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 1 N LaSalle St, Chicago, IL 60602.

For information: 630/554-3888 or

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Event Information

Services are private.

Cemetery Details


Oswego Township Cemetery Final Resting Place

497 South Main St.
Oswego, IL 60543

497 South Main St. Oswego 60543 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 1 N. LaSalle St.,Chicago, IL 60602


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