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John R. Thompson

October 9, 1954 ~ March 8, 2023 (age 68) 68 Years Old


     John R. Thompson, 68, of Millerstown, died Wednesday, March 8, 2023 at Locust Grove Retirement Village, Mifflin.

     Born Oct, 9, 1954, in Lewistown, he was a son of the late Paul M. and Thelma P. (Hart) Thompson.

     He is survived by his twin sister, Joan T. Dill of Northumberland and other extended family.

     He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother-in-law, William Dill.

     He graduated from Juniata High School, Mifflintown, in 1972.

     John retired from the U.S. Postal service where he was a mail carrier in Harrisburg.

     He enjoyed hunting, dirt track racing and especially spending time with his family and friends.

     Following his wishes, there will be a visitation from 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, March 14 at Guss Funeral Home, Inc., 20 S. Third St., Mifflintown. There will be no service. Burial will be in Locust Run Cemetery at the convenience of the family

     In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 6704, Hagerstown, MD 21741 or the American Kidney Fund, 11921 Rockville Pike, Suite 300, Rockville, MD 20852.

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March 14, 2023

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Guss Funeral Home, Inc.
20 South Third Street
Mifflintown, Pennsylvania 17059

No service to be held

Private Committal

Locust Run Cemetery


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