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Obituary for Ramona Thompson (Arrington)

Ramona Virginia (Arrington) Thompson, 94, passed away late Wednesday night, March 27, 2024 at the Adena Regional Medical Center following a brief illness.

Ramona was born on June 3, 1929 at home on the farm near Cestos, Oklahoma to the late Richard and Pauline Arrington. Growing up, she attended school in Richmond, OK and Woodward, OK, where she graduated in 1947. On August 20, 1947, she married her beloved husband, Faris P. Thompson of Mutual, OK; and to this union three sons were born. Ramona went on to work away from the home at Tregos Westwear, Mooreland Hospital, Mooreland Rest Home, and Woodward Nursing Home where she retired in 1994. In her free time, she loved sewing, crafting, was an avid reader, and loved to play Bingo.

In 2002, Ramona and her husband Faris moved to Chillicothe, Ohio to be near their sons, living at Hopeton Village Senior Living Apartments, where they met a host of very dear, good friends.

Surviving are their children, James (Nelda) Thompson, Richard (Juanita) Thompson, and Troy (Deborah Myers) Thompson; beloved granddaughters, Emily Thompson & fiancé Pablo Beierle, and Molly Toth-Thompson & husband Rob Herring; her great-grandson, Wyatt Toth-Thompson; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, extended family members, and close friends. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Faris, two sisters, Juanita and Paula, and a brother, Richard.

In accordance with her wishes, cremation services will be performed. Ramona will be laid to rest next to her husband, Faris, in Elmwood Cemetery in Woodward, OK at a future date.