Published in The Washington Post on Mar. 12, 2015
STEPHEN A. THOMPSON
Stephen A. Thompson, "Bubby", of Silver Spring, MD.
passed away Monday, March 9, 2015 at age 77. He was
born August 23, 1937 in Washington, D.C to the late
Regina McDermott and Harry A. Thompson. He attended
St. Dominic's Catholic School and Chamberlain
Vocation High School (1956) and was a baker by trade.
He retired from Heidi/Giant Bakery in 1992 and was a
longtime member of the Bakery and Confectionary Union
and Industry International local #118. He was also a loyal
and valued member of the Southwest Alumni Association.
Bubby is survived by his beloved wife of 56 years Juanita A.Thompson, his loving
children Stephen M. Thompson, Dennis R. Thompson (Tina), Adele R. Thompson,
Juanita L. Thompson (Joseph) and James T. Thompson, 15 grandchildren and eight
Bubby's love for his family and friends, his kindness, generosity, storytelling and
wonderful sense of humor will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
The family will celebrate his life and receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. on
Friday, March 13 at Hines-Rinaldi Funeral Home 11800 New Hampshire Ave. Silver
Spring, MD. 20904.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Andrew Apostle Catholic Church
11600 Kemp Mill Rd. Silver Spring MD. 20902 at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 14.
Interment will follow at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, 2121 Lincoln Rd., NE,
Washington, DC 20002.