Howard G. Thiedt

Howard G. Thiedt, 98, of West Bend, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2008 at Kathy Hospice, West Bend.

He was born on May 19, 1909.

Howard retired from Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Co. in Milwaukee as the associate director of Policy Owner Services in 1974 after 47 years of service.

He is survived by his wife, Eleanor; two daughters, Diane (Robert) Helmer and Donna (Philip) Werginz; two grandchildren, Joel Werginz and Kellie (Raymond) Connell; two great-grandchildren, Jonathan Connell and Tiffany Connell; other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Lorraine.

Private services were held at Myrhum-Patten Funeral & Cremation Service, West Bend.

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