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Drew Thompson

May 20, 1985 — October 24, 2020

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Drew Steven Thompson left us on Saturday, October 24 th , 2020.

Drew was a loving father and husband, a protective brother, and a loyal friend.  He loved boating, fishing, adventures, road trips with his wife, and spending time with his two beautiful daughters whom he absolutely adored. Drew was the kind of person who’d give anyone the shirt off his back, and gladly change their oil without hesitation.  He lived his life with compassion and humor and you never knew if his jokes were going to make you blush or laugh, but they’d always make you smile.  His personality was magnetic and he was roguishly charming. That was Drew. He will be missed by everyone who was lucky enough to know and love him.

Drew is preceded in death by his brother, Roger; mother, Darla, and grandparents, Peter and Virginia Thompson.

He is survived by his wife, Leiann and their two daughters, Natalie (5) and Elin (3); father, John Thompson; brothers, Patrick (Elizabeth), Eric Throndsen (Nicki) and Neil Throndsen (Annie); sister, Kate (Matt); grandparents, Sonja and Jim Flynn, and many aunts, uncles, in-laws, nieces, and nephews.

A celebration of Drew’s life will be held Thursday, October 29 th from 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM at Kok Funeral Home, Cottage Grove.

While maintaining social distancing guidelines, we are now able to accommodate gatherings while abiding to a 50% capacity at the facility. The use of face masks by attendees is required at indoor events, and we will continue taking the necessary steps to keep your families safe. Expressions of sympathy during this time can be left on the condolences page available on the obituary portion on our website. We also encourage you to view the video tribute once it becomes available or complete the HeartStrings online sympathy page with the link above

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Service Schedule

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Celebration of Life

Thursday, October 29, 2020

2:00 - 5:00am (Central time)

Kok Funeral Home - Cottage Grove

7676 80th St S, Cottage Grove, MN 55016

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