Milford H. "Dutz" Thompson, 74, of Ashville passed away Thursday September 6, 2018 in his home.
Born October 5,1943 in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania the son of the late Milford E. and Grace Hilty Thompson. Milford married his wife Dolores A. Thompson May 8, 1965 in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania.
An area resident most of his life Milford worked for Crescent Tool and Die Company and retired from Paragon Drilling Company.
He was an active member of the Vietnam Veterans Assocation 865 and participated in the Color Guard, a member and past board member of the AMVETS 50, Herman Kent Post 777,American Legion, Celoron Moose 2587, Jamestown Eagles 2145, The Chautauqua Lake Fisherman's Association "The Fish Club" in Celoron, Allen Park Mens Club, Busti Mens Club and the Henry Mosher Post 638, American Legion.
He was a diehard fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers, Buffalo Sabres and the Chicago Cubs.
Milford is survived by his wife of 53 years Dolores, four daughters: Diane Kress, Patricia Kress, Darlene Kress all of Louisville, KY and Brenda Grace Thompson of Jamestown, as well as two sons Kevin Thompson of North Carolina and Brian Thompson of Jamestown, two sisters Grace "Sis" Hess and Beverly Miller, seven grand children and two great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a son Milford H. Thompson Jr. and a brother Robert G. Thompson.
The family will receive friends from 2 pm to 4 pm and 7 pm to 9 pm Monday in the Falconer Funeral Home.