Aug. 6, 2007-Nov. 6, 2011
Andrew David Thompson, age 4, passed away peacefully into the arms of our Lord on Sunday, November 6, 2011 after a courageous battle with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. He was at home surrounded by loving family and friends.
Andrew was born on August 6, 2007, in Minneapolis, and lived with his adoring family in St. Louis Park. He was a brave, smart, beautiful, funny, imaginative child.
Andrew, a.k.a. "Captain Cardiac," enjoyed playing with his dad, mom, brother and many other friends and family. He had a contagious personality and enjoyed reading books, going for walks, acting out TV shows, playing Wii and pretending to be superheroes of all kinds.
Preceding Andrew in death were his grandparents, Morris L. Thompson and Rev. Eugene Boschee.
Surviving Andrew are his loving parents, Rob and Joanne (Boschee) Thompson; big brother, Jack; grandparents, Charlotte and O.P. Ostrom of Wabasha, Minn., Marilyn Boschee of Northfield, Minn., and Twyla Thompson of Detroit Lakes; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
A memorial service was held on Friday, Nov. 11 at Westwood Lutheran Church, 9001 Cedar Lake Road, St. Louis Park, Minn. Memorials are preferred, to the Heart Fund at Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota Foundation or the Ronald McDonald House Upper Midwest.
Arrangements were entrusted to Gearty-Delmore Funeral Chapel, 3960 Wooddale Ave. S., St. Louis Park, Minn.