Philomena Thompson, 83, passed away August 3, 2012. Survived by her children, JoAnn (Joe Hubersberger) Thompson, Janet (Howard) Short, Judith, Ellen and Cheryl Thompson and Raymond (Gina) Thompson; siblings, Evelyn Ksiazek, Delmar Vlcek, Rosalee Ziemba and Dennis Vlcek; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Thompson; parents, Joe and Mary Vlcek; siblings, Rita Matousek, Lorraine Perkinson, Betty Schnechloth, Donald Vlcek and baby Mary Jean Vlcek. Philomena was born September 27, 1928, in Schuyler, Neb. She was a homemaker who enjoyed baking, sewing, was a friend and caregiver to many and a top notch 'kid' wrangler. Viewing from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, August 8, 2012, in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel. Funeral Mass, 11 a.m. Thursday, August 9, 2012, at Holy Family Church, 2827 Lakeview Ave., with the Rev. Fr. Gary Kennedy as celebrant. Interment, Mountain View Cemetery. Online condolences,

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  1. Janet and Cheryl I send my deepest sympathies in the loss of your Mom. May She Rest in Peace and may your faith and fond memories of your Parents bring you comfort. May God Bless you and your family, Danny

  2. Thompson Family,

    Sorry to hear about Aunt Philomena. She was a wonderful, caring woman who always made you feel special. I have many fond memories of times spent with her and your family. May she rest in peace,and God bless you all.

    Joe Ksiazek and Family

  3. Dear Joe and Joann, My sincerest and deepest sympathy in the loss of your loved one. Know you are in my thoughts and prayers.
    It has been a very long time and you may not remember me… I went to school with you, Joe, since grade school (sandy allen). God be
    with you and yours in this time of sorrow.

  4. My prayers are with your family during this time of great loss. I grew up as child next door to your family.Your mother was one of the most caring people in the neightborhood. She always had a kind word for all of us kids . She had a very kind spirit about her. May her memory stay with us forever.God Bless . ken ferguson

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