Ed Thies age 87
Posted: 15 January, 2013
Funeral services for Ed Thies age 87 of Winside will be held at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Wayne on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. He passed away Monday at his home in Winside. Visitation will be held at Hasemann Funeral Home in
Wayne on Friday from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. with family present. Memorials may be directed to the family for designation at a later date. Officiate: Rev. Bob Oleson Interment will be in the Greenwood Cemetery in Wayne.
In Loving Memory
(Age 87) Edward Thies (Winside)
April 20, 1925 Winside, Nebraska
Entered Into Rest
January 14, 2013 Winside, Nebraska
A Christian Service
Our Savior Lutheran Church
Saturday 11:00 a.m. January 19, 2013
Rev. Bob Oleson
“Nearer My God To Thee”
“How Great Thou Art” “Amazing Grace”
Ed and Norma’s Granddaughters
Kimberly Thies Brianna Thies Julie Thies
Nathan Thies Scott Thies Jordan Thies
Rodney Diedrichsen Dennis Fuoss Tad Behmer
Edward F. Thies was born April 20, 1925, on a farm near Winside, to Carl and Alice (Reeg) Thies. He was baptized and confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church in Winside. He attended rural school at District #29 in Wayne County. Edward married Norma J. Korn, December 11, 1955, at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Wayne. The couple farmed until moving into Winside in 1976. Ed was employed at Winside Grain and Feed until his retirement in 2005, at the age of 80. He was a member of Our Savior Lutheran Church in Wayne.
Ed is survived by his wife, Norma; their four sons, Doug (Dona) Thies and Steve (Julie) Thies all of Norfolk, Brad Thies of Kuna, ID and Jeff Thies of Winside; five grandchildren; sister, Eleanor Fuoss of Norfolk; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Rosalie Diedrichsen, Harold Gathje, Mildred Weak, Richard and Gail Korn; several nieces and nephews.
Ed was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Robert.
Ed’s family appreciates your thoughts and kindness and invites you to lunch in the church fellowship hall following the committal service.
HASEMANN FUNERAL HOMES
302 NORTH LINCOLN STREET
WAYNE, NEBRASKA 68787 (402)-375-3100 FAX (402)-375-2900