Mary J. "Polly" Thompson of Bloomington, was born May 2, 1924 in Winnebago, and passed away peacefully on April 28, 2012 at the "Lodge" Hospice Home in Burnsville.
She was preceded in death by parents, Wesley and Mary Bright; husbands, Leonard Thompson and Carl "Bud" Schaudt; sisters, Beulah Paulson and Dorothy Thompson.
She is survived by children, Judith Schaudt, Patricia Readmond, Fred (Roxy) Thompson and Faye (Bill) Prout; six grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; brothers, Charles (Phyllis) Bright and Wayne "Pete" (Muriel) Bright; many nieces, nephews, family and friends and Molly, her cat. The funeral service is at 1 p.m. Thursday, May 3 at Atonement Lutheran Church, 601 E. Old Shakopee Road, Bloomington.
Visitation will be Wednesday, 5-7 p.m. at Gill Brothers Funeral Home, 9947 Lyndale Avenue South and one hour prior to service at church. Interment will be at Dawn Valley Memorial Park, Bloomington. Memorials are preferred to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. www.GILLBROTHERS.com; Bloom-ington Chapel 952-888-7771.