HUMBOLDT — Kenneth L. Thompson, 86, of Humboldt, passed away on Friday, October 15, 2021, at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake.

Survivors include his wife Joyce Thompson; children: Jennifer (David) Strege, Dean (Arlana) Thompson, Craig Thompson, Neal (Caroline) Thompson, Gary Thompson and Jerry (Lori) Thompson; 15 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; sisters, Phyllis (Wally) Heslop and Barb (Mike) Zabel. Kenneth was preceded in death by his parents; an infant son; sister, Evonne; brothers, Dennis and Lyle Thompson; infant sister, Janice and a half-brother, Gene Ruby.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, October 20, 2021, at Zion Lutheran Church in Humboldt with Pastor Aaron Flatau officiating. Services will be livestreamed on the Zion Lutheran Church Facebook page. Visitation will be Tuesday from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church. Burial will be in Zion Lutheran Cemetery near Humboldt.