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“To the Thompson Family:My deepest sympathy and prayers to you. The loss of Evie brings great sadness to those of us left behind. She was so full of...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Linda Lane - San Jacinto, CA

“Sweet Evelyn..You have been and always will be such a beautiful, classy lady!! I truly enjoyed spending time with you listening to your wonderful...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Kristi Engle/Brockman - La quinta, CA

“Dearest Evelyn, I remember you most from coming to the basketball games at Indio High when Phyllis and I would sell tickets and you would cheer on...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: A friend

“Thank you Evelyn for being a thoughtful and kind neighbor. I will always remember my first days in our new home across the street from you and you...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: A friend

“To the entire Thompson family I express my deepest condolences for the loss of my friend. I know she was your mother and grandmother but she was...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: David Patino - La Quinta, CA

“On behalf of my Father, Robert Allison & the Allison Family, I would like to send our condolences. Evenly was a dear friend of our Mothers ( Babbie...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Jukia Woods - La Quinta, CA

“What a lady! I was a true fan and had much love for this woman. Growing up across the alley from Paul and Nancy Thompson in Indio, I spent much...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Samantha Schwenck


Evelyn Grace Thompson age 96 passed away peacefully on May 13, 2016, in Rancho Mirage, Ca.
Born in Tucson, Arizona on July 10, 1919, to George and Rosetta Boomer; she came to Indio, Ca. in 1920.
She married her husband Russell Thompson October 4, 1941.
She attended local elementary schools in the Valley and graduated from Coachella Valley School in 1937.
She worked for Desert Sands School District as an accountant for over 33 years. She was a member of the Eastern Stars in Coachella
and also The Rebekah's.
Evelyn is survived by her son Paul (Nancy) Thompson of Indio,Ca. and four grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Russell in 1989 and her daughter Roselyn Gay and her parents.
The family would like to thank all the Care Givers with Omega Hospice and Lisa Ziomek of Covenant Senior Care for their wonderful care and attention given
to Evelyn.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 11:00 am, at Shepherd of the Valley Methodist Church in Indio, Ca.
A Graveside Service will be held on Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 10:00 am at the Coachella Valley Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations to THE HERITAGE FUND at The Coachella Valley Historical Museum would be appreciated.
FitzHenry-Wiefels Indio has been entrusted with arrangements