John H.Thuerman
Nov. 29, 1924 — March 18, 2016

John H. Thuerman died March 18, 2016, at age 91.

He was preceded in death by his wives Carol Ann Thuerman (nee Martt) and Ruth Loving-Thuerman; and his parents Wilfred and Irma Thuerman (nee Poenisch) and Roma Thuerman.

He was the cherished father of Tracey Thuerman, Mark (Paula) Thuerman and Lani Rae Bowen; loving grandfather of Rachel (Martin) Sevilla, Michael (fiancée Samantha Lathrop) Rayeske, Zachary, Alexander and Benjamin Thuerman, and Jonah and Collin Meleski. He is further survived by friends.

John graduated from the University of Wisconsin in 1946 with a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering. He loved to travel, was an avid fisherman and he loved to write. John retired from Rexnord Corporation – Rex Chain Belt as a mechanical engineer with over 45 years of service.

Family and friends will gather to celebrate John’s life Thursday, March 24, at the Suminski Funeral Home, Niemann/Suminski location, 2486 S. Kinnickinnic Ave., Milwaukee, from 3:00 PM until time of the memorial service at 4:00 PM.

Suminski Funeral Home, Niemann/Suminski, is serving the family. For more information, call 414-744-5156 or visit online at: