Jillian “Jill” Thompson, age 17 of rural St. Peter, passed away Monday, January 20, 2020.
Funeral service is 1:00pm Tuesday January 28th at the Catholic Church of St. Peter, St. Peter. Visitation is 4:00-8:00pm Monday at Nicollet High School. Condolences for the family can be left at www.saintpeterfuneralhome.com.
Jillian Frances Thompson was born in Mankato, MN on April 28, 2002 to Wayne and Rae Ann (Kneefe) Thompson. She was currently a senior at Nicollet Public School. Jill was an avid participant in volleyball, basketball and track. She was an artist at heart, and especially loved painting. She played clarinet for Nicollet band. Jill had been accepted at NDSU for next fall and was considering a major in architecture.
Jill is survived by parents: Wayne and Rae Ann ; siblings: Melissa (Robert) Hammsmith, Kim Thompson (Jared), Tyler (Stephanie) Thompson, Darren (Megan) Thompson, Caleb Thompson, and Jackie (Cayson) Thompson; Grandmother, Frances Kneefe; grandfather Paul Thompson and grandmother Esther Thompson; uncle: Michael (Jennifer) Kneefe; many nieces nephews and cousins; boyfriend: Noah Gieseke; best friend: Hailey Stoecker; and many more friends. She was preceded in death by her grandfather Edmond Kneefe.