In Memory of



Obituary for Richard Thompson


Of East Aurora, NY, passed away peacefully on January 1, 2021, at the age of 85. Father of Mark (Maria) Thompson, Michael (Wendy) Thompson, Thomas (Kathy) Thompson, Mary Cannon, and Daniel (Jane) Thompson; grandfather of nine grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. Mr. Thompson was a native Western New Yorker who served proudly as a Marine in the Korean War. He labored most of his life at Bethlehem Steel and also found a passionate love for horse racing throughout life. We will always carry his memory in our hearts. The family will be present on Saturday, January 9th from 2-4PM at the (Hamburg Chapel) JOHN J. KACZOR FUNERAL HOME, INC. 5453 Southwestern Blvd. (Corner of Rogers Rd.) Military Honors will be rendered at 4PM. Please share condolences with the family at