Tuesday, November 9, 2010
Helen Thompson: 1936 - 2010
Helen Estelle Thompson passed away on Friday, November 5, 2010. A breakfast and lunch cook for VCCA throughout the 1980s and early 90s, Helen fixed innumerable sandwiches and filled countless lunch boxes for hundreds of Fellows over her many years here. Helen, shown above in a portrait by VCCA Fellow Anne Kesler Shields, was the mother of longtime VCCA employee Cora Tabb.