Frederic A. Thiel

Frederic A. Thiel, 86, formerly of Slinger, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2007.

He was the cherished father of Douglas (Marlyss) Thiel of Slinger, Allison (Lawrence Stephenson) Thiel of Edina, Minn. and Stephen (Joan) Thiel; grandfather of Graham Stephenson of Chicago, Ross Stephenson of Los Angeles, John Thiel and Brian Hansen, both of Slinger, Chris Hansen of Sun Prairie and Tim Hansen of Waterford.

He is further survived by seven Hansen great-grandchildren and other relatives and friends.

Preceded him in death was his beloved wife, Maida.

Frederic was a World War II U.S. Army veteran and former owner of Thielís Mill Inc. of Slinger.

Private family services will be held.

Memorials to The Milwaukee Fire Bell Club, 3428 N. 92nd St., Milwaukee, WI 53222-3549, or the Slinger Volunteer Fire Depart-ment, 300 Slinger Road, Slinger, WI 53086-0227, are appreciated.

The Suminski / Weiss Funeral Home, 1901 N. Farwell Ave., Milwaukee, is assisting the family.