, Salem, MA

April 2, 2013

Bruce R. Thompson

Franklin, TN — Thompson, Mr. Bruce R., born in Salem, MA, resided in Franklin, Tenn., passed away peacefully March 23, 2013, after an extended illness. He graduated from Salem High School and then received his B.S. in business from Northeastern University and then his masters in engineering from Dartmouth University. He was President and principle of Enterprise Companies. Throughout his career he had made significant architectural contributions from Maine to Oklahoma. He traveled extensively abroad, however his favorite place was the beach, and his best friend was the stock market. He was a loving husband, son, brother and friend to all. He is survived by his wife, Lynne F. Thompson; mother, Cecile B. Thompson and sister, Gloria Thompson McDonald and other loving family members.

ARRANGEMENTS: In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to your local animal shelter. A gathering of family and friends will be held from 2to 4 p.m., Thursday, April 4, 2013, at Rosewood Nursing Center, 22 Johnson St. Peabody, MA. 01960. 978-535-8700.