Mr. James Thielemann, age 68, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Friday, May 3, 2013.
A native Delawarean, Mr. Thielemann was born in Wilmington on September 14, 1944, son of the late Willard A. Thielemann and Nellie Thielemann Lorenowicz. He proudly served as a National Guardsman from 1963 until 1969. Mr. Thielemann made his career as an electronics technician, and was employed by the Sears Company in Wilmington, retiring after 35 years of dedicated service.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his stepfather, John E. Lorenowicz. He is survived by his beloved wife of 12 years, Alice J. Parsons Thielemann; stepson, James Michael Smith of Newport; sister, Janet T. Poist of New Castle; nieces, Laurie A. Hutchinson and husband, Kevin of New Castle and Jennifer L. Pritchard and husband, Ken of Bear; and nephew, Robert L. Poist and wife, Sherry of Middletown.
A funeral service will be held at 12 Noon on Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, where family and friends may call from 11 am until 12 Noon. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Faithful Friends, 12 Germay Drive, Wilmington, DE 19804 or to Forgotten Cats, 4023 Kennett Pike, Suite 422, Greenville, DE 19807-2018.
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