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Name: Margaret Elizabeth Hiss Thompson (Nickname = Margie)
Spouse: Richard Thompson
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Birthdate: June 9, 1950   
Date of Death: May 19, 2014  

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Margaret E. (Hiss) Thompson, 63, of Kissimmee, (formerly of Elkhart), passed away, May 19, 2014, with her husband "boyfriend," of 41, years lovingly at her side.

She was born June 9, 1950, in Garrett, to Robert and Anna (Felke) Hiss and married Richard Thompson June 1, 1973. Together they built and nurtured a blended family with sons Rick (Glenda) Thompson, Kerry (Dawn) Thompson, Kristopher (Laurie) Thompson, Mark (Jacqui) Pedley, and son-in-law Bob Storlie. Their daughters include Tina Thompson, Kristie (Maurice) Conley, and Kelli Storlie.

Her greatest joy was time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren including, Justin, Quinn and Chase, Kristy, Bart and Makayla, Brandalyn, Dustin, Brennan, Wyatt, Conner, and Alanna, Honey, Ben and Blake, Karli, Dale, and Emma, Maurice, Racine, Jason, Bradin, and Brooklyn, Amber, Colin and Cameron, Ashley, John and Ava, Austin, Matt, Josh, Zach and Cheyenne, Roscoe, Colleen (Dan) Hooks, Kat (Josh) Guillen and Hayden.

Surviving are her brothers, Tom, Ed (Elaine), Nick (Deb), and Bob Hiss; and sisters, Mary Hiss, Judy (George) Schreiber, and Sally (Steve) Niedermeyer.

Preceding her in death were her infant son, Stephen Edward and her parents.

Margie graduated from Columbia City Joint High School in 1968, and Ravenscroft Beauty College. She had a special place in her heart for Senior Citizens and did in-home care for 22 years. She had a passion for taxes and volunteered with AARP taxes for 28 years. She was a member of Poinciana Christian Church in Kissimmee.

She will always be remembered for her love of others, her creativity, and her ability to do everything she put her mind to. She was fun and never knew a stranger.

Memorial services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Poinciana Christian Church, 3181 Pleasant Hill Rd., Kissimmee, Fla. and Saturday, June 7 at 11 a.m. at Crystal Valley Missionary Church, 233 U.S. 20, Middlebury.

Memorial gifts may be sent to Cornerstone Hospice, 8009 S. Orange Ave., Orlando, Fla. 32809, or Poinciana Christian Church, or Reborn Ministry, 131 S. Pulaski Ave., Chicago, Ill. 60624. No flowers please.

Last Updated: 05-28-2014 Alumni ID: 15168
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