Robert Harold Bob’ Thompson

Feb. 1, 1943 - Aug. 21, 2017

Robert Harold “Bob” Thompson, 74, Colorado Springs, Colo., died Aug. 21, 2017. He was born in Altoona, son of the late General Robert C. and Mary B. (Kreps) Thompson of Juniata. Surviving are his wife, Lydia J. “Jan” (Bailey) of Fort Myers, Fla.; two daughters: Deborah S. (Thompson) Taylor and Leslie D. Thompson; a stepson, Todd Papy; two sisters: Linda Jean (Thompson) Downer and Cheri Thompson Reid; and six grandchildren. Bob served in the U.S. Air Force. A celebration of life was held on Oct. 14, 2017, at Evergreen Mortuary, in Colorado Springs, Colo.