Reverend Doctor Paul John Thielo
Reverend Doctor Paul John Thielo, age 83, passed away March 12, 2014.
Surviving is Paul's devoted wife, Pamela and his immediate and extended family: Linda Pollitz (and Ken), David Thielo (and Ruth), Laura Gring (and David), Christopher Thielo, Craig Fricke, and Joy Ellerbruch (and Will), as well as his 11 grandchildren, Stephanie, Timothy, Eric, Joel, Angela, Carl, Shane, Kyle, Scott, Carleen and Julia. Included as well are two great-grandchildren, Jonah and Raelynn and stepchildren, Todd Meglich, Jason Meglich (and Carolyn); and stepgrandchild, Alex.
Funeral service Saturday, March 22 at Messiah Lutheran Church, 440-331-2405, 21485 Lorain Road at 10:30 a.m. Private interment follows at Sunset Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to the following: The Lutheran Deaconess Association, 1304 LaPorte Ave., Valparaiso, IN 46383. The Messiah Living Memorial Fund, 21485 Lorain Road, Fairview Park, OH 44126. Lutheran Metropolitan Ministries, 4515 Superior Ave., Cleveland, OH 44103. Family will receive friends at Messiah Church on Friday, March 21, 4 to 9 p.m. Arrangements under the direction of Corrigan Craciun Funeral Home, Fairview Park, 440-331-0500.www.corrigancraciun.com