Earl Thelen

    June 27, 1936  -  December 27, 2011





Life Legacy


Earl Thelen, age 75, passed away on Tuesday, December 27, 2011 in San Antonio. He was born June 27, 1936 in Breda, Iowa to Paul H. and Alma Thelen.

He was preceded in death by, his loving wife, Carol; sister, Patsy Tigges; and brother, Lyle Thelen. Earl is survived by his sons, Stephen L. Thelen and wife, Gina of Plano, Texas, Keith J. Thelen and wife Janet of Adkins, Texas, Gary D. Thelen and wife, Anne of La Vernia, Texas, Nicholas P. Thelen and wife, Felicia of Scotts Valley, California, Scott A. Thelen and wife Janine of Round Rock, Texas; 9 grandchildren; 1 great granddaughter; and 9 siblings.

Earl was a corporate executive in the telecommunications industry, served in the U.S. Army Airborne Division from 1954 through 1957, and active Reserves through 1962.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m., Thursday, December 29, 2011, at Porter Loring Mortuary North Chapel.

ROSARY
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 29, 2011
7:00 P.M.
PORTER LORING MORTUARY NORTH CHAPEL

MASS
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 30, 2011
10:00 A.M.
HOLY TRINITY CATHOLIC CHURCH
20523 HUEBNER ROAD

Msgr. Douglas Fater will officiate. Interment will follow in Holy Cross Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Shriner’s Hospital for Children, 6977 Main St., Houston, Texas 77030.






Born: June 27, 1936

Place of Birth: Breda, IA

Death: December 27, 2011

Place of Death: San Antonio, TX

Occupation: Telecommunication Corporate Officer


Memorial donations may be made to:
Shriner's Hospital for Children, 6977 Main St., Houston, Texas 77030, 800-241-4438

This memorial provided by:
Porter Loring Funeral Home
San Antonio, TX