"Perhaps they are not the stars,but rather openings in Heaven where the love of our lost ones pours through and shines down upon us to let us know they are happy." Charles E. Thompson 68, born in Indiana, passed away on October 19, 2006 at his residence in Upland, CA. He was a member of the Nishiki Koi Club, and his hobbies also included golf, and bowling.He is survived by his companion, Sue Hutter, Daughter;Katherine M.Thompson, Son;Michael E. Thompson, and sister Barbara Tucker. A Life Celebration gathering will be held Tuesday October 24, between 1:00-4:00 p.m. at at 1287 Rodeo Ct., Upland, CA 91786. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Melanoma Research Foundation: 24 Old Georgetown Rd. Princeton N.J. 08540 or here at Melanoma.org. Inland Memorial Mortuary entrusted with arrangements.