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Viola Mary Blundy Thelen
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Birth: Apr. 22, 1917
Portland
Ionia County
Michigan, USA
Death: Nov. 15, 2011
Ionia County
Michigan, USA

Viola, 94, passed away on Tuesday. She was the daughter of John and Elizabeth (Luckenbach) Blundy.

Viola loved life, her family, she loved playing dominoes and cards, and she loved camping, especially the Halloween campouts.

She was preceded in death by her parents; all her siblings; husband, Robert Thelen in 1976; son, David Thelen in 1975; grandson, Brian Thelen in 1968; son-in-law, David Martin in 1999; daughter-in-law, Patricia Thelen in 2009.

Surviving are her children, Janice Getzen of East Lansing, Robert James (Arlene) Thelen of Portland, Marlene (Wayne) Dick of Lyons, Judy Martin of Portland, Donald Thelen of Portland, Mary Baker of Marshall, Wayne (Deborah) Thelen of Portland and Gail (Richard) Hill of Lenox; 30 grandchildren; numerous great and great-great grandchildren; nieces and nephews; special friend at Hospice, Layne.

The Mass of Christian Burial was be celebrated
Saturday, November 19, 2011 at St. Patrick Catholic Church, Portland, with Rev. Larry King presiding. The Rosary was prayed and Scriptural Wake Service was held.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Sparrow Hospice Services or St. Patrick Boiler Fund, in memory of Viola.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Blundy (1881 - 1956)
  Elizabeth C Lueckenback Blundy (1881 - 1976)
 
 Spouse:
  Robert Louis Thelen (1912 - 1976)*
 
 Children:
  Wayne Peter Thelen (1952 - 2012)*
  David Patrick Thelen (1957 - 1975)*
 
 Siblings:
  Leonard J Blundy (1910 - 1995)*
  Vera M Blundy Hoover (1912 - 2005)*
  Norman Joseph Blundy (1915 - 1979)*
  Viola Mary Blundy Thelen (1917 - 2011)
  June Rose Blundy Hoffman (1924 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Portland Cemetery
Portland
Ionia County
Michigan, USA
 
Maintained by: Jazzberry
Originally Created by: Theron & Helen Smith
Record added: Nov 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80551456
Viola Mary <i>Blundy</i> Thelen
Added by: Rachel Durand Rumsey
 
Viola Mary <i>Blundy</i> Thelen
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Added by: Sheryl (Erfourth) Helewski
 
 
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- Marilynn Johnson
 Added: Oct. 17, 2014

- Jazzberry
 Added: Nov. 21, 2011

- Theron & Helen Smith
 Added: Nov. 16, 2011
 
 
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