Frances Lou Thompson, 86, of McKeesport, died Monday, October 8, 2012 at Redstone Highlands in Greensburg. Born in McKeesport, June 15, 1926, she retired as a teacher in the McKeesport Area School District after 37 years of service. She was a member and elder of McKeesport Presbyterian Church and past president of its Women’s Association. She taught Sunday school and the former Philo Christo Class at the church, was past president of the McKeesport College Club, was secretary and trustee of the Carnegie Library of McKeesport and past president of its Friends of the Library. She was also past president of M.A.A.R.S.P., past president of the Women’s Club of McKeesport and a member of the McKeesport Hospital Junior Committee.
Daughter of the late Walter E. and Lynne Stockdale Thompson; sister of the late Jeanne Hall; she is survived by 3 nieces, Becky Fisher of Independence, MO, Debby Marsh of Kansas City, MO, and Judi Herron of Kansas City, KS.
Friends will be received in the Hunter Funeral Home, Inc., 1600 Coursin Street, McKeesport, PA 15132 on Thursday from 2-5 PM, where a service will take place Friday, October 12 at 12:00 PM with the Rev. Dr. Darrell Knopp officiating. Interment will follow in Monongahela Cemetery, Monongahela, PA.