Robert Thompson

Robert Lee Thompson, 74, a resident of Havre de Grace, Md., passed away on Tuesday, March 18, 2014.

He was born, in Valley Head, to Dorothy May Thompson and the late John R. Thompson.

He was the devoted husband of 44 years to Mary Jane Thompson; and loving father of Paula L. Ellison and husband, Lloyd, of Pasadena, Md., and Beverly Ann Michaels of Havre de Grace, Md. He was the adored grandfather of Robert B. Ellison and wife, Jill, Cynthia D. Ward and husband, Timothy, and Bruce Mori and girlfriend, Yvette. He was the great-grandfather of Nick, Ally, Andrew, Ian, Blake, Nathan and William. He was the dear brother of Walter Thompson of Barbour County and the late Leon Thompson.

Mr. Thompson served in the United States Air Force for four years. He then worked at J. L. Clark Co. and Independent Can Co. He was a member of American Legion Post 47 and St. John’s Episcopal Church. He enjoyed hunting and fishing.

A viewing will be conducted today from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. at Zellman Funeral Home, P.A., 123 S. Washington St., Havre de Grace, MD. A funeral service will be conducted Friday, March 21, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home, and interment will be in Harford Memorial Gardens.

Contributions may be made in his memory to Season’s Hospice, 133 North Bridge Street, Elkton, MD 21921. Online contributions may be made at