Gerald R. Thompson, 67, of Boiling Springs, PA passed away at his home on Friday, October 1, 2021. He was born in Harrisburg on September 11, 1954, to Alice Thompson Stewart of Mechanicsburg and the late Robert R. Thompson.
Gerald proudly served his country for 20 years in the United States Air Force, retiring in 1993 attaining the rank of Staff Sergeant. He also retired after 20 years working on the docks for UPS.
Gerald was a member of Crossroads Bible Church in Dillsburg and loved fishing and working on model military aircraft inspired by his 20 years of service in the United States Air Force.
Gerald is survived by his wife of 10 years Debra M. (Cates) Thompson; children Laura and husband Chuck, Madison, Josh and Jaimie Thompson, Celeste and Devlin Jack,and Sara; grandchildren Scotty, Jaimie, Kylee, Ilena, Gentry and Holly. Also survived by brothers Tim Thompson, Jay Thompson, and Bill Stewart.
A celebration of life will be held at 2:00PM on Saturday, November 13, 2021 at Crossroads Bible Church, 1022 York Road, Dillsburg, PA 17019.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Homeland Hospice, 2300 Vartan Way, Suite 270, Harrisburg, PA 17110.