Memorial contributions may be made to Gideons International in care of Pitman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 248, Wentzville, MO 63385.
Yvonne Thompson nee Wood passed away on April 23, 2016, at the age of 92. She is survived by her four children, Jim (LeeAnn) Thompson of Bloomington, IL, Roxanna (Ron) Kruse of Herscher, IL, Rick (Debbie) Thompson of Vonore, TN and Darrell (Connie) Thompson of Wentzville, MO; brother, Wayne "Woody" Wood of Wentzville, MO; eight grandchildren, Carrie, Craig, Brett, Marissa, Kristin, Tyler, Chad and Scott and fourteen great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Earl A. Thompson; parents, Carl and Rowena Wood nee Silvey and brother, Carl Wood. Yvonne was united in marriage to Earl Thompson on January 10, 1945, and they shared 65 wonderful years together. She greatly enjoyed crafting and being active in her church, First Baptist Church in O'Fallon, Missouri. Her family was one of her greatest joys and she cherished the times they spent together. She was loved and will be missed by family and friends.