Theodore M. Conde, 76


Theodore M. Conde, age 76, of West Bend, passed away on Friday, Oct. 4, 2013. Ted was born on April 28, 1937, in the Philippines to Potenciano and Paz (nee Milano) Conde and came to the United States at age 19. He joined and served as a corpsman in the U.S. Navy. He married Rebecca (nee Thiel) on Dec. 1, 1979.

Ted was the medical illustrator for St. Joseph’s in Milwaukee for more than 22 years. He then was a Milwaukee Park artist and created beautiful designs and murals, later moving to the West Bend area in 2001. Ted was very proud of the art he gave to the community, which included murals at the Washington County Justice Center, Big Brothers and Sisters mural, and Cedar Valley. He also was the artist for a metal sculpture at Cedar Ridge and was the artist-in-residence at Cedar Valley from 2010 until present. Ted is survived by his beloved wife Rebecca, son Anthony (Jennifer) Conde, two grandchildren and six loving sisters. He is further survived by his mother-in-law Arlene Thiel, two sisters-in-law, two brothers-in-law, many nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends. He is preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and father-in-law Earl Thiel.

A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 7, 2013, at St. Luke Lutheran Church of Slinger (4860 Arthur Road) with the Rev. Matthew Short presiding. Interment will take place at Union Cemetery in Slinger. Visitation will be at the church only on Monday, Oct. 7 from 9 a.m. until time of service (11 a.m.).

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family; (262) 338-2050 / www.phillipfuneralhome.com.