Mt. Vernon Register-News

Obituaries

January 24, 2014

Jean Thompson

Angelina Jean Thompson, 86, of Sesser, died 1:30 a.m. Jan. 23, 2014, at Hamilton Memorial Hospital in McLeansboro.

She was born April 2, 1927, in Valier, the daughter of Anthony Secco and Angelina Secco. She married Harl Thompson on Nov. 4, 1946, in Corinth, Miss., and he preceded her in death on April 2, 1897.

She was a homemaker and a member of United Methodist Church in Sesser.

She is survived by children, Pat and Gary Burzynski of Dahlgren and Mike and BJ Thompson of Sesser; grandchildren, Brent and Bethany Thompson of Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., Kristen and Adam Nagreski of Johnston City, Jeff and Liz Burzynski of St. Charles, Mo. and Jamie and Michelle Burzynski of Carmi; great-grandchildren, Michael E. Thompson, Anthony Thompson, Haley Thompson, Brynn Nagreski, Lucas Burzynski, Grace Burzynski, Aaron Burzynski, Jace Burzynski, Lauren Burzynski and Chloe Burzynski; and sister and brothers, Elsie Guarienti of Staunton, Mario Secco of Michigan and Tony Secco of Michigan.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.

Funeral service will be held at 12 p.m. Saturday at First United Methodist Church in Sesser with Brother Zach Waldis officiating. Interment will be at Maple Hill Cemetery in Sesser.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of service at noon Saturday.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the ALS Foundation.

Brayfield-Gilbert Funeral Home, Sesser, is in charge of arrangements. For more information go to www.gilbertfuneralhomes.com.

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