Mark Thieken, age 83, died peacefully in his home on Saturday, October 24th, 2020. Mark was born on August 23rd, 1937 in Wheelersburg, OH to Louis Thieken and Lucy Born Thieken. He was a United States Army Veteran. After working for 30 years at General Motors as a Project Engineer, Mark retired in 1999. On November 26, 1960, Mark married his one true love, Judith Moore Thieken, who preceded him in death in April 1994.
Mark is survived by his two sons, Aaron (Tracy) Thieken of Swansea, IL, and Paul (Karen) Thieken of Dacula, GA; brother Raymond (Nita) Thieken; 5 Grand-children: Tristan Thieken, Katie Thieken, Colleen Thieken, Lauren Dahm, and Garrett Dahm, and numerous nieces and nephews. Along with his spouse Judith, Mark was preceded in death by his parents, Louis and Lucy Thieken; brother Charles Thieken; sisters, Ruth Reipenhoff and Rosemary Montavan; and brothers in law, John Reipenhoff, Bob Montavan, Phil Moore, Don Hamant, and Tom Evans; mother-in-law Helen Moore and Father-in-law Hugh Moore.
Mark enjoyed boating, fishing, golfing, traveling, woodworking, reading, swimming, and spending time with his family and friends with a nice cold Jack and coke. All that knew him, respected and loved him and he will be greatly missed.
Visitation will be on held on Saturday, October 31, 2020, from 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM at the Paul R. Young Funeral Home, 7345 Hamilton Avenue, Mt. Healthy, OH 45231. Livestreaming of the visitation is available at https://webcast.funeralvue.com/events/viewer/39520
A graveside service honoring the life of Mark will immediately follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests those who wish to express sympathy to consider making a donation to The American Cancer Society in Mark Thieken's name. Online condolences can be made at www.paulyoungfuneralhome.com .
American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City OK 73123