Richard “Dick” William Thielemier
Richard “Dick” William Thielemier, 91, of Engelberg, passed away Saturday, October 10, 2020, at St. Bernards Five Rivers Medical Center.
Dick was born January 6, 1929, in Engelberg to the late William and Katie Ungerank Thielemier. He was a farmer and a member of St. John Catholic Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents; nine brothers, Bernard “Benny” Thielemier, Leo Thielemier, Antone “Tip” Thielemier, Aloyouis “Al” Thielemier, Herman Thielemier, Andrew “Andy” Thielemier, Raymond Thielemier, Robert “Bob” Thielemier, and Edward “Ed” Thielemier; and one sister, Mary Thielemier.
Dick is survived by his wife, Sarah Louise Throesch Thielemier; two sons, Doug (Pam) Thielemier and Eric Thielemier; three daughters, Sandy Burrow, Cindy (Doug) Cox, and Jen Thielemier; nine grandchildren; nine great-grand children; two great-greatgrandchildren; one sister, Wilma Wren; two sistersin-law, Mary and Pat Thielemier; many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Visitation was held Tuesday, October 13, 2020, from 5 - 7 p.m., in the chapel of McNabb Funeral Home with a Rosary being said at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass was conducted Wednesday, October 14, 2020, at St. John Catholic Church at 11 a.m., with Father Stephen Elser officiating. Burial followed in St. John Cemetery. Dick’s grandsons were honored to serve as pallbearers.
Honorary Pallbearers were Joe Bergman, Joe Difani, Keith Sutton, and Glen Hausman.