Carl E. Thompson


ANDERSON -- Carl E Thompson, 85, passed away Aug. 31, 2019, in Anderson, Indiana.
Carl was born May 14, 1934, in Vincennes, Indiana, the son of Clarence and Margaret (Johnson) Thompson.
He graduated from Lincoln High School, Vincennes, Oakland City University and Butler University. He taught fourth and sixth grades in the Mount Vernon Community Schools in both Fortville and McCordsville. He served in the U.S. Army as a dental assistant.
He enjoyed playing Uno, Bingo, and any trivia game which he was usually the winner at all of them. He enjoyed going to auctions with his friend Golda Pool.
Carl was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Doris C. Hastings; brother, Thomas "Danny" Thompson.
There will be no funeral services held and burial will take place at Vincennes Memorial Park Cemetery on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019, at 1 p.m.
Robert Loose Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
Special thanks to Keystone Woods Assisted Living caregivers for caring for and enriching his life these past two years; his oncologist, Praveen Rangnathath and staff for their medical gifts and kindness, and to his private caregivers Tammy, Krissy, Hailey, Dan, and Becky for taking such good care of him in his last weeks. He will be missed by his special friends, John, Amber, Isabel and Graham Longnaker.
Memorial gifts may be made to Riley Children's Hospital and Shriners Children's Hospital.
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Published on September 1, 2019
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Linda Metzing Shotts
Sep 03, 2019
Carl was such a nice man and I remember him and my mom setting up booths in Indianapolis at the fairgrounds back in the late '70's. He came to mom's house several times at Christmas for dinner!