Eileen M. Thiede, 79
Eileen M. Thiede of Grafton entered into eternal life on Nov. 15, 2010, at the age of 79. A funeral service will be held on Sunday, Nov. 21, 2010, at 6 p.m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Grafton. The Rev. Kenton Wendorf will officiate the funeral service. The visitation will be held on Sunday, at the church, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Interment will take place at St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery in Grafton. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the St. Paul Lutheran Gym Renovation Project are appreciated.
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Eileen was born in Milwaukee on Jan. 9, 1931, to Jay Graham and Lillian (nee Prahl) Graham. She later married Harold Thiede on May 14, 1949, in Milwaukee. Their marriage was blessed with two sons, Gil and Hal.
Eileen worked for Paulinís Market in Grafton, the Shoe Fair in Grafton and the Grafton Medical Clinic. She was a member for over 50 years at St. Paul Lutheran Church and volunteered for both the church and the Christian day school.
Eileen is survived by her sons, Gil (Donna) Thiede and Hal (Marta) Thiede; grandchildren, Joel (Amanda) Thiede, Erica (Chris) Johnson, and Donnie Premetz; sister, Doris Bulgrin; and brothers-in-law, Howard (Marilyn) Thiede and Peter Froh. She is further survived by other relatives and many friends.
Eileen was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Harold Thiede.
Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the family.