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Melroy G. "Mel" Thompson, 79

Melroy G. "Mel" Thompson, 79, of Cannon Falls, died on Tuesday evening, March 18, at Angels Care Center in Cannon Falls.

He was a member of Cannon Falls Lions Club and the Ridge Riders Saddle Club.

He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Catherine (Schweich); 10 children; 22 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and two sisters.

Funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m.,Tuesday, March 25 ,with visitation from 10-11 a.m., at Spring Garden Lutheran Church, Cannon Falls. Interment will follow at the church cemetery. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m., Monday, March 24 at Lundberg Funeral Home, Cannon Falls.

Arrangements by Lundberg Funeral Home, Cannon Falls. On-line condolences may be directed to