Barry Leon Tompkins, of Millville, MN was born March 7, 1936 in Rochester, MN to Leon and Florence (Jensen) Tompkins. He attended rural school in Dodge County, MN and High School at Mantorville, MN. Barry lived in Dodge County until moving to rural Millville, MN where he lived for many years and operated his own business in Recycling and Farmed. Barry had served in the US Army. He married Eileen Olson and was later divorced. Barry died Sunday, October 24, 2010 at his home in rural Millville at the age 74.
Barry is survived by his son, Troy (Misty) Tompkins of Springdale, AR; one sister, Katharine (Kathy) Borgesen of Austin, MN; four grandchildren; and nieces, nephews, and several cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Private burial was at the Evergreen Cemetery in Mantorville, MN on Wednesday, october 27, 2010.