Aleene Therese Thielemier Warden
Aleene Therese Thielemier Warden, 74, of Pocahontas, Ark., passed peacefully from this life, surrounded by family, on Monday, July 8, 2019.
Aleene was born on Friday, March 2, 1945, in Engelberg, Ark., to the late Frank and Josephine Pfeffer Thielemier.
Aleene graduated from St. Paul High School in 1963. She then attended Little Rock Business School for two years.
Aleene was married to George “Mick” Warden in 1965. They spent the majority of their married life in Scott City, Mo. Aleene worked at Union Electric Utility Company for eight years prior to being elected Scott City Collector. She retired from the city of Scott City after 15 years.
Aleene was a devout Catholic and a member of St. John’s Catholic Church.
Aleene is preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Josephine Pfeffer Thielemier; and nephew, Greg Thielemier.
Aleene is survived by her husband, George “Mick” Warden of the home; two daughters, Therese (Jeff) Platcher of St. Louis, Mo., and Britne (Neal) Harwell of Pocahontas; son, Micheal Warden of St. Louis, Mo.; three sisters, Jane Junkersfeld, Betty Lindsay, and Shirley Sorg; five brothers, Don, Frank, Richard, Steve, and Jerry Thielemier; and ten grandchildren, Kristen, Kaitlyn, Nathan, Harrison, Evan, Matthew, Zoe, Bella, Jason, and Ava.
Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., on Thursday, July 11, 2019, in the chapel of the Fears Family Funeral Home in Pocahontas. A rosary service will immediately follow, beginning at 7:00 p.m.
Aleene’s funeral service will begin at 11:00 a.m., on Friday, July 12, 2019, at St. John’s Catholic Church in Engelberg; Reverend Stephen Elser officiating. Burial will follow in St. John’s Cemetery.
Honored to serve as pallbearers are Brian Thielemier, Brad Thielemier, Bobby Sorg, Buel Warden, Eric Warden, Christian Thielemier, Adam Thielemier, and Kevin Sorg.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital or Bridge of Hope Ministries.
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting fearsfamilyfuneralhome.com