Obituary for Betty R. Thompson (Rill)
Betty R. Thompson, 79, of Hampstead, passed away on Monday, March 5, 2018 at Long View Health Care Center, Manchester. Born September 6, 1938 in Hanover, PA, she was the daughter of the late Irvin and Jenny (Allender) Rill. She was the wife of the late Robert W. Thompson, Sr. to whom she was married 42 years.
She attended Hampstead Baptist Church and had worked at Black & Decker for 20 years. Betty enjoyed spending time with her wonderful family, bowling, bingo and reading.
Surviving are sons, R. Allan Palmer and wife Kathy of Hampstead, Jeffrey Palmer of Hampstead; sister, Helen Gettle of Hampstead; grandsons Derrick Palmer and wife Kellie, and Bradly Palmer; granddaughters, Danielle Palmer and Jaci Caralle; great granddaughters Hayden Palmer and Blake Palmer; great grandson, Parker Bowie.
She was predeceased by grandson Jay Palmer; brother Charles Rill; sisters Elsie Hoover and Mary Calp.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 from 6 - 9 pm at ELINE FUNERAL HOME, 934 S. Main St., Hampstead, MD. Services will be held on Thursday at 10 am at the funeral home. Interment will be private.