Thompson, Peter John – Peacefully, surrounded by his family, passed at the age of 55 on July 26th, 2012. Cherished son of Kathleen (Kay) Thompson and the late Rev. Canon James Thompson. Beloved husband of Margo Thompson (formerly Chambers, nee Saucier). Loving father of Graeme Thompson and Joshua and Joel Chambers. Peter is also survived by his sister Nicola and husband The Very Rev. James McShane. Peter is also survived by his mother in-law Aline Saucier Cluley, brother in-law Michael (Barbara) Saucier, sister in-law Monique Thibault (Terry Buffett), as well as several nieces and nephews. Peter was a long time employee of the Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board. He served as President of Acapella Quinte, formally the Trentones and was heavily involved in the greater fishing community for over 24 years, with Pro Bass and The Quinte Fishing Series.

Friends are invited to call at the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West, (613-968-2273) on July 31st, 2012  from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held at St. Thomas’ Anglican Church, 201 Church Street on August 1st, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. with visitation from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the service. Father Brad Beale officiating. Cremation to follow, with interment at St. John’s Cemetery in Bath.

If desired, Memorial Donations to Sing Canada Harmony or Children’s Camp Hyanto would be appreciated by the family.

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