Anna  Thompson
Anna Thompson, 94, of New Castle passed away the morning of Feb. 9, 2020, at Jameson Care Center.
Born on July 20, 1925, in Youngstown, Ohio, Anna was a daughter of the late Stephan and Elizabeth (Filakowski) Ilich.
She was married to Walter H. Thompson, who preceded her in death.
Anna was a graduate of Union Area High School.
She was a homemaker and enjoyed sewing, crossword puzzles, baking and flowers. What gave Anna the most joy in life, was spending time with her family.
She was a member of Clen-Moore Presbyterian Church.
Anna is survived by two sons, James R. Thompson Sr., of Ellwood City and W. John (Debbie) Thompson of Coupeville, Washington; a daughter, Margaret (Anthony) Micco of New Castle; a brother Robert Demetro of Ohio; four grandchildren, Carol Thompson, James R. Thompson II, Jonathan Micco and Michael Micco; and three great-grandchildren.
Along with her parents and husband, Anna was preceded in death by a great-granddaughter; sisters, Mary Farrall, Frances Nacarato and Barbara Vodhanel; and brothers, Andy Novak, John Novak, Steve Ilich and Michael Ilich.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020, and from 10 to 11 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 17, 2020, at the R. Cunningham Funeral Home and Crematory Inc., 2429 Wilmington Road, New Castle.
A service will follow visitation at 11 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 17, 2020, at the funeral home with the Rev. Michael Spicuzza officiating.
Entombment will be at Castle View Memorial Gardens.
Memorial contributions may be made the City Rescue Mission, 319 S. Croton Ave., New Castle, Pa., 16101.
Online condolences may be offered to the family at
Published on February 13, 2020


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Connie & Jim Wood
Feb 16, 2020
Our heartfelt condolences to the entire Thompson family for the loss of this unique & very proud woman. We are so glad we got to know her to witness her love of family, crosswords and baseball. Love and memories will keep you close in the hearts of those you have touched. Rest in peace, Anna.