2009-07-09 / Obituaries

David Lee Thorson

December20,1940- July1,2009

David Lee Thorson was born December 20, 1940 in Beloit, Wisconsin to Louis and Hazel (Hanson) Thorson.

On December 20, 1958 he married Virginia Fields. He was retired from LCRA where he had been employed as a machinist and was also a rancher.

He passed away Wednesday, July 1, 2009 at Warm Springs Rehabilitation Center in Luling, Texas following an extended illness.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Louis and Hazel Thorson; his brothers, Donald Thorson and Richard Thorson and his sisters, Dorothy Thorson and Barbara Neilsen.

He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Virginia Thorson of Lincoln, Texasx; his children, Charles Thomas Thorson of Austin, and Kristin Smith and husband Glenn of Lincoln; brother, Bill Thorson and wife Elona of Beloit, Wisconsin; sisters, Delores Williams and husbnd Tom of Keller, Texas, Betty Lampher and husband Sonny of South Beloit, Illinois, and Nancy Mellen of Beloit, Wisconsin; grandchildren: Myles Smith, Colby Smith, Bailee Smith and Charlisse Thorson; foster brother, Bill Nelson and wife Wilma of Lakewood, Ohio as well as numerous nieces and nephews also survive.

Memorial services for David Lee Thorson, 68, of Lincoln, Texas are scheduled for 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 9, 2009 at the First Presbyterian Church in Giddings with Rev. Chris Harrison officiating.

The family is requesting that memorial donations be made to First Presbyterian Church, Giddings, Texas.

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