A service for David Joseph Lonnie Thompson Sr., an employee of St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church Home, will be at 11 a.m. Friday in Elim Christian Fellowship, 20-25 Central Park Plaza. Burial will be in Forest Lawn.
Mr. Thompson, a native of Buffalo, died Christmas Day in Sisters Hospital of a lung infection after a brief illness. He was 22.
He attended City Honors School and was a graduate of Riverside High School, where he received a Regents diploma in English. He attended Erie Community College.
Mr. Thompson enjoyed reading, music and visiting amusement parks.
Survivors, all of Buffalo, include his dear friend, Marquita Coon, the mother of his son; his son, David J.L. Jr.; his parents, Carlson B. and Karen; a sister, Denise E.; and grandparents, Charles F. and Mary "Betty" Black and Lonnie Thompson.