Michelle Rae (Henk) Thompson, 50, Barron, passed away Saturday, August 17.
She was born April 26, 1969 in Barron to Bernie and Charlie Henk. She graduated from Barron High School in 1987.
She married Randal Thompson on September 10, 2003 in Rice Lake.
Michelle worked at many jobs, most recently at Jennie-O Turkey Store. She was always so friendly and loved talking to anyone. She was great at playing pool and dancing. Those who really knew her, loved her.
Michelle is survived by her husband, Randal; daughters, Lana Monroe of Shell Lake and Lacy Monroe of Cumberland; grandson, Jayce Monroe; mother, Charlie Henk of Barron; brother, Michael (Sandy) Henk of Spooner; sisters, Jolene (Ken) Kozak of Warner Robbins, Georgia, Deborah Cox of Dallas, Ellen (Ron) Fogelberg of Barron, and Annette (Dean) Coleman of Barron. She is also survived by aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her father, Bernie; sister, Bernadette; brother, Francis; niece, Sara; and nephews, Andrew and Brandon.
Funeral services for Michelle Thompson will be at 1 p.m. Friday, August 23 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Barron with Father Bala Raju Policetty officiating. Visitation will be from 4 until 7 p.m. Thursday, August 22, at Rausch and Steel Funeral Home in Barron, and one hour prior to the service Friday at the church. Burial will be at Wayside Cemetery in Barron.
Arrangements are being handled by Rausch and Steel Funeral Home in Barron. Online condolences can be made at www.rauschandsteelfuneralhome.com.