Rose Mary Thielen, 95, passed away Monday, June 6, 2016, at Spurgeon Manor in Dallas Center. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday, June 10 at Assumption Catholic Church in Granger, where the family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow at Beaver Catholic Cemetery west of Granger.
Rose was born May 3, 1921, in Dedham, Iowa, to Anton and Mary (Klocke) Anthofer.
She married Romain W. “Red” Thielen Feb. 10, 1948. They made their home in Coon Rapids and Perry before moving to Granger in 2000.
Rose is survived by her two sons, Howard (Robyn) Thielen of Granger and Harold (Erika) Thielen of Naples, Fla.; and her grandson, Tyson (Christina) Thielen of Philadelphia, Pa.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and three brothers, Rudolph, Edward and Anthony Anthofer.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family or Spurgeon Manor. Online condolences will be welcomed at IlesCares.com.