George Edward Thieme, age 85 of Terre Haute, Indiana formerly of Waukegan and Wauconda, Illinois passed away suddenly Thursday, October 29, 2020 at his home. Born July 9, 1935 in Chicago, Illinois to the union of Ludolf P. and Mildred W. (Voth) Thieme. He was raised in Chicago, graduated from Lane-Tech High School, class of 1953. He enlisted in the U.S. Naval Reserves Submarine Division, Chicago for 8 years and retired from AT&T as an engineer in 1992. He was self employed and contracted with Fed-Ex Custom Critical until his retirement in 2015.
Beloved husband of Annette (Toni) Thieme. Loving father of Andrew P. (Rachel) Thieme and Lisa (Michael) Garrett. Fond grandfather of Xander, Zoe and Coral Thieme and Caitlin and Luke Garrett. Dear brother of Donald Thieme, Doris Starkey and the late Richard Thieme.
Visitation Monday, November 16, 2020 from 9:00 A.M. until time of a family funeral service 11:00 A.M. at Seguin & Symonds Funeral Home, 858 Sheridan Road, Highwood followed by a light reception. Graveside service and military honors will be held at 2:00 P.M. at Memory Gardens Cemetery, 2501 E. Euclid Avenue, Arlington Heights, Illinois.
In lieu of flowers contributions to World Missions Alliance, P.O. Box 1067, Branson West, MO 65737 https://rtwma.org or Shalom Ministry/Bible College, 4007 High Street, West Des Moines, IA 50265 https://www.smbcs.org would be appreciated.
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