Arthur "Art" LeRoy Thompson Sr., 74, of Everett died on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010.
He was born July 20, 1935 in Yakima to John and Hazel (Layton) Thompson.
He is survived by six children, Art Thompson of Outlook, Tina Stingley of Yakima, Valeen Carpenter of Venice, Fla., Tracy Epting and Chad Thompson, both of Everett, and Carrie Cruz of Puyallup; 13 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Betty Estabrook and JoAnn Bouslaugh; and four brothers, Chuck, Leonard, John and Walt Thompson.
Viewing and visitation will be held Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2010, from 9 a.m. until time of funeral service at 11 a.m., at Keith and Keith Funeral Home in Terrace Heights, 2807 Terrace Heights Drive, Yakima. Burial will follow with military honors at Terrace Heights Memorial Gardens in Yakima.
Smith Funeral Home LTD and Crematory in Sunnyside is in charge arrangements.