William Thomas Thiel

July 8, 1933 - April 30, 2011

Thiel, William Obituary

William Thomas Thiel, 77 of Dingmans Ferry, PA passed away Saturday April 30, 2011 in Dingman Twp., PA. He was a retired Executive for New Jersey Merchants Association and retired owner and operator of Sparta Plumbing, Sparta, NJ. Mr. Thiel was a member of St. Patrick’s Church, Milford, PA, past member of the Sparta Fire Department, Sparta, NJ and past Mayor of Sparta, NJ. He was a U.S. Army veteran serving 1953 to 1955.

The son of the late William J. and Elizabeth (Maguire) Thiel he was born July 8, 1933 in Orange, NJ. He was married to Sylvia (Mount) Thiel.

Survivors include his wife; daughter Karen Sullivan of Dingmans Ferry, PA, two sons Bill Thiel of Dingmans Ferry, PA, Craig Thiel of Naples, FL, sister Ann Bradley of San Antonio, TX, 6 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild and several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call at Stroyan Funeral Home, 405 West Harford St., Milford, PA (map, directions) on Wednesday May 4, 2011 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9PM.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at St. Patrick’s Church, Milford, PA (map, directions) on Thursday May 5, 2011 at 11 AM with Very Rev. Gerald Mullally officiating.

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