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Life-long Packer fan finally sees game


November 22, 2018

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Francis Thompson at the Packer game with his daughter, Nancy Miller.

Francis Thompson, an 86-year-old Prairie du Sac resident and life-long Green Bay Packers fan, had a wish come true October 15 when he was able to attend the Packers' Monday Night Football game at Lambeau Field. Francis' wish was made possible by his Baraboo-based nurse, CNA and social worker from Agrace HospiceCare.

"After a lifetime of watching the Packers play, this was Francis' first time seeing them play in person," said Tina Hohn, Thompson's nurse case manager with Agrace. "Francis talks about it every time I see him. He says, 'I still can't believe I made it to the game!'"

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