Patty Thompson obituary, death: Shaq Thompson mom death happened October 14 2019 after she died in her sleep of still undetermined causes.
She was 57 years old and had 13 grandchildren.
Shaq Thompson mom remains was laid to rest October 21, 2019 where hundreds of people gathered to pay last respects.
Patty Thompson obituary, death: Shaq Thompson mom death cause
Patrice “Patty” Thompson is the mother of Carolina Panthers linebacker Shaq Thompson and former Denver Broncos cornerback Syd’Quan Thompson.
She was a single mom who pushed her four sons into athletics to keep them out of trouble.
Patty Thompson was a well known Grant High School Football booster who served as a kind of team mom for generations of players.
Her efforts were rewarded in 2015 when she got to attend that year’s Super Bowl to watch her son.
She has been described by family members as a woman who loved everybody, didn’t care what color you are and gave community and friendship.
See tributes from fans, friends and loved ones online as Shaq Thompson played his first game without her cheering him on:
Let's remember #54 Shaq Thompson as he plays his 1st game without his #1 fan his mom… She has been so supportive thruout his whole career.. Play hard #54 she looking down as she's flying high.she might not be on that field but shes your fan in the sky
— Moosie Maynor (@MaynorMoosie) October 27, 2019
IT WAS MY ABSOLUTE PLEASURE TO DO THE OBIT PROGRAMS FOR YOUR MOTHER'S SERVER… WAS TOTALLY SURPRISED TO SEE IT ON THE FRONT OF YOUR SWEATER ON TV…
MUCH LOVE AND BLESSINGS TO YOUR FAMILY!!! pic.twitter.com/EjQ2ybXAXH
— Kawame Curry (@MR_KOCI) October 27, 2019