John Douglas Thompson

June 12, 1945 to March 27, 2016


John passed away peacefully after a short battle with lung cancer.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy and his two children, Tania (Chris) and Doug (Donna); two grandchildren, Brandon and Kayleigh; three sisters, Barb (Ray, deceased), Margie (Glen) and Joan (Ray); predeceased by his brother, Bob (Monnie, deceased) and sister Judy (Mike). John is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews who he loved and cherished. John was known by many as a man of inspiration, inventiveness and know how. To everyone he was a loving, caring and thoughtful man. He will be missed dearly by all that he connected with.

In lieu of flowers and in memory of John, donations may be made to the charity of your choice.


A memorial will be held on Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 1:00- 3:00 pm at 4780 Lambeth Road, Campbell River, BC.