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Anna Thompson

Thompson, Anna May (Karacia), age 89 of Germantown, OH passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 30, 2016 surrounded by her children.  Anna May was born to the late Joseph and Anna (Pavolic) Karacia and enjoyed sewing and word search puzzles.  She also loved collecting bells, cruets, creamer and sugar sets.  Her grandchildren often called her Grandma “T” and said she had the softest skin and hands.  Anna was a devoted and loving wife, mother, sister, aunt, friend and caregiver to her late husband Boyd.  She was a hard worker and at age 70 retired from Payne Fabrics after 30 years.  Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 40 years, Boyd Thompson; 2 sisters Mary Reynolds and Sylvia Bunn, 5 brothers Michael, Aleck, Robert, John, and Frank Karacia; and her grandson Stephen Foust.  She is survived by her devoted children Shirley (Walter) Foust, George (Pat) Frymyer, and Katherine Thompson (Roger Cox); grandchildren LeeAnn (John) Kelly and Todd Frymyer (Alison Garippo); Great-Grandchildren Josh Kelly (Emily Snider), Jen (Mike) Isbell, Joe, Jill and Jessie Kelly; Great-Great-Grandchildren Lily Frymyer, Hunter, Charlee, and Layla Isbell; sister-in-law and niece Anna Louise (Thompson) Fletcher and Gail (Paul) Cousineau; and numerous loving nieces and nephews.  The family wishes to thank Hospice of Dayton for all of their care and comfort to Anna and her family.  The family will receive friends on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 from 12-1 PM at Arpp & Root Funeral Home, 29 N. Main St.  Germantown, OH.  At 1:00 there will be a short prayer, immediately followed by a graveside service at Fairview Cemetery in Gratis, OH.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Ave.  Dayton, OH 45420.

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Hospice of Dayton
324 Wilmington Ave. Dayton, OH 45420,



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FROM OUR FAMILY TO YOURS . WE OUR SORRY FOR THE LOSS OF ANNA. WE ENJOYED EVERY MINUTE WE SHARED WITH HER AT THE APARTMENTS. OUR PRAYS ARE WITH THE FAMILY IN THIS HEARTFELT TIMES. GOD BLESS ALL. WITH LOVE CATHY AND DOROTHY.

Cathy salguero and Dorothy walters May 5 2016 12:00 AM

George, Shirley & Katherine: I was so sorry to hear about your Mom.She was a really great person, I really liked and admired her.I wish I could be with you today, but just know that my prayers and thoughts are with you. Pam

Pam Hunter May 4 2016 12:00 AM

It is with sadness and also joy that we send our condolences to all of the family, especially our dear friends, Shirley and Walter.We celebrate her life with you with joy knowing she lives in all of the family she leaves behind. Life is so precious but she now resides in a better place surrounded in our Father's home finding peace, comfort and past loved ones!That is the joy of everlasting Life!Friends, Wayne and Alicia Kern

Wayne and Alicia Kern May 2 2016 12:00 AM

Katherine, you have our deepest condolences on the passing of your dear mother.May you be blessed with only happy memories of your years together.Karen Carmickle and Mark Heistand, Germantown, OH

Mark Heistand May 1 2016 12:00 AM

Grand Pedestal Basket was sent by Fletcher Family .With Great Love and Warmest Memories from the Anna and Garland Fletcher Family including Gail (Paul) and Roy (Catherine) and their children and grandchildren

Gail Cousineau May 1 2016 12:00 AM

Shirley, George, Katherine and family, no words can really help to ease the loss you bear, just know that you are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time..

Barbara J. Caserta May 1 2016 12:00 AM

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