William P. “Bill” Thomasson, 69, of Cavalier, ND passed away Friday, January 3, 2020 at the Altru Hospital, Grand Forks, ND. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, January 10, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Brigid of Ireland Catholic Church, Cavalier, ND. Visitation will be held Thursday, January 9th from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. with a 7:00 p.m. prayer service at the church.
William P. “Bill” Thomasson was born February 20, 1950 in Cavalier, ND to Gunnar and Nancy (Grover) Thomasson. He grew up in Cavalier and graduated from Cavalier High School. Bill was married to Phyllis Gratton and together they had two children, Sarah and Michael.
Bill worked road construction for various contractors and then worked for the City of Cavalier for over 30 years. For the past five years he has resided at Wedgwood Manor in Cavalier. He enjoyed working on cars and playing games and spending time on his computer.
He is survived by his children: Sarah Thomasson, Bismarck, ND and Michael Thomasson, Cavalier, ND; siblings: Carol (Howard) Puppe, Buckley, WA, Ida (Arnold) McLeod and Gloria (Kenneth) Bullock all of Wadena, MN, Kenneth Thomasson, Moorhead, MN, Ralph (Judy) Thomasson, Alvin (Linda) Thomasson, Richard (Diane) Thomasson, David (Betty) Thomasson, all of Cavalier, ND; sister-in-law, Pat Thomasson, Cavalier, ND; and several nieces and nephews.
Preceding him in death were his parents; and brothers: John “Jack” and Gunnar “Butch” Thomasson; and nephew, John Thomasson.