Cheryl A. Thompson - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Cheryl A. Thompson

May 10, 1957 - October 12, 2022

Cheryl A. Thompson, age 65, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Wednesday, October 12, 2022.

Born in Upland, PA, on May 10, 1957, she was a daughter of the late Elwood C. and Elizabeth A. (Stinson) Kibler, Sr.                  

Cheryl was dedicated to her faith, community and family. She was a life member of Minquadale Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary for 39 years and enjoyed teaching ceramics at Cornerstone Church in Bear every Thursday. Most of all, spending time with her sons, daughters-in-law, and grandchildren is what she loved most.

In addition to her parents, Cheryl was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Robert J. Thompson, Sr.; 2 brothers; and 2 sisters. She is survived by her loving sons, Michael E. Thompson, Sr. (Reagan), Robert J. “Joey” Thompson, Jr. (Kelly), and Brian N. Thompson, Sr. (Kimberly); grandchildren, Mikey, Karley, Brian, Jr., Caleb, Noah, and Hunter; special niece and nephew, Breanna and Austin; special great-great-niece and nephew, Gabriyela and Chaiyce; and many other family and friends.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11:30 am on Friday, October 21, 2022 at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 11:30 am. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 North DuPont Highway, New Castle, DE.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Cheryl’s memory to Muscular Dystrophy Association, WEB PO Box 97075, Washington, DC 20090-7075 or by clicking here.



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  • To All of the Thompson and Kibler family I am so sorry for your loss of this beautiful lady.
    I am just heartbroken. Cheyl has always been so ind and friendly with me and looked beautiful all the time.
    We talked a few times about her having 3 sons and me having 5 sons…
    To see her, you would never know she had an ailment or anything that would prevent her from taking on the world.
    Cheryl may you rest in peace as you and the love of your life continue to watch over your loving, caring family from above.
    You and your family are all truly blessed and have been in many ways!
    Vickie Jones Snyder

  • My heart is so broken right now, my thoughts are with our family and friends as she will be greatly missed. Love you always Aunt Cheryl 💔

  • I knew Cheryl from when I joined the fire service 37 years ago I watched her Children grow up to be Great Father’s, husband’s, & uncles Cheryl & her Family always treated me nice I will always remember the Good & fun times at the DVFA Conferences Cheryl would stop by the Hospitality Room I Took care of For the Minquadale ladies Auxiliary & she would always lend a helping hand in the Hospitality Room I will miss her she was a great lady who I am glad to call a friend even Family after all Fire Service is One Huge Family so it’s with a heavy heart to have to say Till we meet again my thoughts & prayers go out to Cheryl’s family, friends & Minquadale ladies Auxiliary for the loss of this Great woman

  • Praying for all the family and friends. Even though we had not seen each other in years my love for you my 1st cousin is always in my heart. Until we meet again

  • To the Thompson Family you all are in my thoughts and prayers, Cheryl memories will live on in all of you’s , cherish all the good times you’s had with her . She was a wonderful lady and always had a smile to fill a room. She will Most definitely be missed Rest In Peace Cheryl

  • I am so sorry for all our loss. Your mom was a trip and so kind. She will be sadly missed by so many. Love to all.

  • So sad to hear about Cheryl. Back in the day we grew up together and we were all considered family. She kept her family together after Betty and Kathy had left us. God be with their family during this sad time. RIP my friend

  • I was so sorry to hear of her passing.prayers to the family. I had the pleasure of seeing her and Bob get married. I never seen her without a smile. She was always there. For All of us. We will miss you

  • My heart is broken she was so nice and a just a beautiful person to anyone you will be missed.

  • Condolences to the family so sorry for your loss
    Cheryl was one of a kind she will be missed
    RIP Cheryl

  • To the Thompson / Kibler Family, I am so sorry for the loss of Cheryl. I remember the day I met her was when Donna, Ashley and I had joined the Firehouse the same day. From that day on we became so very close… I will Cherish All the Memories we shared together. I would tell her she was my Family too.. My Family and I will Deeply Miss Cheryl so much…. R.I.P.. I Love and Miss You Always…. Jackie Hart

  • I’m sorry for your loss of your mom. My thoughts, prayers, and hugs are with your family. She will be sadly missed!

  • My best friend. Our love of ceramics took us traveling all over for things. I’ll miss our phone calls so we could gripe about things. To the Family: I am so sorry for your loss. Cheryl absolutely loved her family with every fiber of her being. They were everything to her. She will greatly be missed by everyone. Love and miss you girl!

  • Cheryl,Dear One, ,you will always remain in my heart,you were a true friend and neighbor,and you will be sadly missed,your neighbor Mil ….

  • What a heartbreaking loss. Cheryl was a great friend, mom, grandmother. Will miss you lady….

  • Brian & Kim,
    My sincerest condolences. I lost my Mother Gloria in 2005 it was one of the hardest losses of my life. My Mom was the best, I still Dearly miss her. You have my sincere condolences and losing your mom is so hard.
    Jim Stewart

  • Cheryl will be missed. I will miss her great attitude and positivity every time I saw her in the infusion room. She would always make a bad day better! Rest in peace Cheryl!