Visitation will be at the Shuda Funeral Chapel in Stevens Point from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13.
Condolences may be offered online at www.shudafuneral.com.
Mr. Thompson was born April 14, 1956, in Iola, a son of Stella (Stenerson) Thompson and the late Robert Thompson. He attended Rosholt High School.
He began his career in construction after high school and worked at Fahrner Trucking & Excavating for a number of years and also ran his own landscaping and construction firm.
Survivors include one daughter, Sarah Thompson, Marshfield; one son, David (Jennifer), Stevens Point; his mother, Stella Thompson, Waupaca; one brother, Donald, Plover; and three grandchildren, Sam and Matthew Thompson and Brittany Bembenek.
He was also preceded in death by one daughter, Nicolina Eve.