Robert "Bob" Thompson, Jr., 55 of Grafton, OH peacefully passed away at home surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday, May 3, 2022. He was born July 31, 1966, to parents Robert Thompson and Mildred Savage in Croydon, Bucks County, PA.
Bob was the owner of Paradise Fiberglass Pools in Columbia Station; graduated from the Lorain County Police Academy in 2014 and was an Honorary Retiree of the Wakeman Police Department and served as a Reserve Officer. He was a member of the Powerhouse Gym in Berea and a member of the NRA. Bob enjoyed working out, sports cars, hiking in the woods and time in the pool. His true passion and joy came from spending time with his family.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 25 years, Nicole (nee Lednik); loving children Madison Thompson, Kiley Thompson, Zander Thompson, and Kelly Brennan; mother in-law Lana Lednik of Elyria; dear siblings Barry (Mary) Thompson of Croydon, PA., Terry (LaWanna) Thompson of New Castle, PA. and Bryan (Christine) Thompson of Columbia Station.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Robert Thompson and Mildred Savage; and his father in-law Philip Lednik.
Memorial contributions may be forwarded to the Wakeman Police Department 59 Hyde St, Wakeman, OH 44889.
Friends and family may call for a visitation on Monday, May 9, 2022, from 4:00pm - 8:00pm at the Busch Funeral Home 114 Second St., Elyria, OH 44035. Burial will take place on Tuesday, May 10, 2022, at 11:00am at Brookdale Cemetery 41600 Oberlin Elyria Rd, Elyria, OH 44035. www.buschcares.com 440.322.3717