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Rose J. Thompson, age 83 of Sterling, died Thursday, March 22, 2018 at her home.

Rose was born on June 28, 1934 in Amboy, the daughter of Ray and Dorothy Newman. She married John Hinton. He preceded her in death. She then married Roy "Skip" Thompson on January 7, 2006 in Dixon. She was a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church in Sterling.

Survivors include her husband, Roy; four sons, John (Beth) Hinton of Glasford, IL, Tom Hinton of Princeton, IL, Ray Hinton of Mesa, AZ and Aaron Hinton of Amboy, IL; two daughters, Dottie (Brian) Bowers of Ft. Wayne, IN and Wanda (John) Burnett of North Aurora, IL; several grandchildren, many great grandchildren and great, great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, John and one brother, Alvin Ted Newman.

Visitation will be Monday, March 26, 2018 from 9:30-10:30 A.M. at the First Baptist Church in Sterling. Funeral service will follow at 10:30 A.M. at the church with Pastor Jack Smith officiating. Burial will be at Prairie Repose Cemetery in Amboy.

In lieu of flowers a memorial has been established in her memory.