In Loving Memory of Beatrice F. Thompson

September 15, 1926
Brooklyn, NY
December 30, 2017
Fairfield, CT
Funeral Home

Spear-Miller Funeral Home

39 South Benson Road,
Fairfield CT US 06824


Spear-Miller Funeral Home, Wednesday 6-8 PM

39 South Benson Road,
CT 06824

January 03, 2018


Holy Family Church

Mass of Christian Burial

700 Old Stratfield Road,
CT 06825

Thursday, January 4, 2018 10:00 AM


Lawncroft Cemetery

1740 Black Rock Tpke.,
CT 06825

January 04, 2018

Family Gathering


Holy Family Church

700 Old Stratfield Road,
CT 06825

V.F.W. Post 9427

197 Reef Road,
CT 06824

Beatrice F. Thompson

Beatrice F. Thompson, 91, passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 30, 2017. She was born in Brooklyn, NY and lived in Fairfield, CT for over 60 years.
Beatrice was the beloved wife of the late Walter F. Thompson. She was also predeceased by her children, Nancy M. Freeman and Kevin C. Thompson. She is survived by her son-in-law, Ronald Freeman of Naugatuck, CT, a granddaughter, Christine Cummings and her husband Chris Cummings of Naugatuck, a grandson, Jason Freeman also of Naugatuck and his fiancé Bethany LaRoche of Milford, CT, a grandson Kris Thompson of Florida, and four great-grandchildren, Brendan Cummings , Julia Cummings, Colton Cummings, and Olyvia Thompson. She also leaves behind several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Thompson was a retired receptionist and telephone operator for Fairprene Inc. Beatrice had an extreme love for her music. She was an organist at Holy Family Church in Fairfield for over 38 years. She also taught music at Hammond Organ Studios of Westport and Westport-Fairfield Piano and Organ Co. She delighted the residents of many area convalescent homes with her music. Beatrice enjoyed spending her time and was very involved with her Holy Family Church community. She was a member of Holy Family Parish Council, Rosary Guild, Liturgical Committee; as well as Tuesday morning Prayer Group “Companions on the Journey” and a member of the Council of Catholic Women. She was also a past president of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary, Post 9427 for the year 1976.
Bea’s family would like to extend their appreciation and gratitude to her family members; as well as the many neighbors, friends and caregivers who have helped and cared for her throughout the years.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday, January 4, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at Holy Family Church, 700 Old Stratfield Road, Fairfield. Interment will follow in Lawncroft Cemetery. Friends may call Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. in the Spear-Miller Funeral Home, 39 South Benson Road, Fairfield.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Beatrice Thompson’s honor can be made to Holy Family Church, 700 Old Stratfield Rd., Fairfield, CT 06825 and/or the VFW Fairfield Post 9427, Fairfield Veterans Hall, 197 Reef Rd., Fairfield, CT 06824. For information or to offer an online condolence please visit

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  1. My condolences to the entire family,
    Bea truly was a wonderful woman and will be deeply missed. She loved all of her family equally including her daughter-in-Law, Christine Thompson, Kevin’s wife. Rest in peace Bea and watch over us all.. xo

  2. Dear Christine and family,
    What a wonderful and kind woman your Grandmother was. I will miss her very much at all of your family celebrations!
    Sending you love and sincerist condolences.