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In Memory of
Dale H. Thompson
March 29, 1942 - September 8, 2021

Saturday, September 18th 11 a.m. at Ellsworth Chapel Central College Presbyterian Church

Dale H Thompson died at St. Anns Hospital following a brief battle with Covid. Born on March 29, 1942, Dale died on September 8, 2021 at the age of 79. He lived his life as a loving husband and Father and a dedicated businessman. He was a God-fearing Christian, filled with faith. As a member of Central College Presbyterian Church, Westerville, OH he served as Usher. Dale was an active member of the CCPC Sunday Night Bethel Study Group along with his wife, Della, Diana and Bob Osborne, Kathy and Roger Wadsworth and Gloria Snider. He served in the United States Army, having been stationed in Germany, and was a member of the American Legion. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Della, daughter, Julie (David) Wright of Irvington, NY; 3 grandchildren, Sydney, Noah and Max; sisters, Janet Merry and Gloria Snider; sisters-in-law, Bonnie (Glenn) Tenney; Ella (William) McCallister and Heather (Willard) Cumbo, many nieces and nephews and his life-long best friend, James Reeder of Columbus, OH. He was preceded in death by his parents, Clara (Mimi) and Solomon E. Thompson; brother, Richard E. Thompson; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Willard, Sr.and Edith Cumbo; brothers-in-law, Rex E. Snider, Johnnie Brewster, Willard (Hack) Cumbo, Jr., sister-in-law, Shelby Brewster, and nephew, Glenn Tenney, Jr.. A Celebration of Life will be held in the Ellsworth Chapel, Central College Presbyterian Church, 975 S. Sunbury Road, Westerville, OH 43081 on September 18, 2021, 11 am with Pastor Malcolm Davis officiating and Pastor Ronald Lokhorst, Parish Associate. Donations may be made to the Central College Presbyterian Church, in lieu of flowers. Masks will be provided to prevent the spread of Covid. Condolences at


Diane Bruni

Sep 12, 2021

Della, Julie and family, Our deepest thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. Diane and Jeff


Deb Small

Sep 13, 2021

Della, Julie and family, Rick and I send our love and prayers to you all. Uncle Dale's warmth and laughter were truly a gift to us all.


Patti (Gagle) Sparks

Sep 14, 2021

Della, Julie and family, please know that my husband and I send love, thoughts and prayers to you all during this time. I will always remember his huge loving smile and sense of humor! It was a blessing to know him.


Barbara J. McDonald

Sep 15, 2021

Dear Della, Please know that my thoughts & prayers are with you. I'll always remember you two as Diffy & Daffy.


Barry Bolin

Sep 16, 2021

So Sorry to hear of the passing of Dale. His spirit is with the Lord now. However, I pray the good Lord will sustain the family during this difficult time.


Larry Mitchell

Sep 17, 2021

Dear Della, We would like to extend our condolences to you and your family for this tragic loss. Be thankful for so many good years. Take care. Larry and Linda Mitchell