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Visitation

Waterloo City Cemetery
Monday September 25th, 2017
9:00am - 10:50am

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Funeral Service

Holy Cross Lutheran Church - Wartburg, IL
Monday September 25th, 2017
11:00am

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John H. Thorburg


John H. Thorburg, 87, of Waterloo, IL, died September 23, 2017, in St. Louis, MO. He was born August 30, 1930, in Wartburg, IL.


He is survived by his wife Sally Thorburg (nee Lyon); children Joan (Thomas) Nickeson, Janice (Allan) Stephens, Victoria (Steven) Ebert, Jeannie (Jay) Stumpf, Bradley (Marilyn) Thorburg, Scott Thorburg, and Michele (Tim) Williams; 17 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; brother Delano Buettner; sister Zona Hogrebe; nieces; nephews; and cousins.
John is preceded in death by his parents John and Capitola Buettner nee Hoffstetter; adoptive parents Oswald and Ilo Thorburg nee Buettner; 1 grandson; 1 great grandson; numerous brothers and sisters.


He is a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church - Waterloo and Waterloo VFW


As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 
Immanuel Lutheran Church - Waterloo
Holy Cross Cemetery -Wartburg
Donor's Choice
 

Visitation:
9 AM until time of service Monday, September 25, 2017 at Holy Cross Lutheran Church
  
Funeral:
11 AM Monday, September 25, 2017 at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Wartburg, IL
Pastor Tony Troup officiating
Interment at Holy Cross Lutheran Cemetery in Wartburg, IL
 


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Guestbook

I was so sorry to hear of John's passing. I truly enjoyed him and he will be greatly missed.

Danielle Sep 26 2017 12:00 AM

Sally, so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Osborn Homes Office Staff Sep 25 2017 12:00 AM

Janice,Joan, Jeannie ,
I'm sorry to hear of your father's passing. I will keep him and your families in my prayers. God's blessings and strength as you adjust to your loss.
Joyce S.

Joyce Sherstad Sep 25 2017 12:00 AM

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Expression of Sympathy Sep 24 2017 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathy to you and your family. If there is anything I can do, please let me know. Cindy

Cindy Miller Sep 24 2017 12:00 AM

Dear Joan, Jan, Vicky, Jeannie, Brad & family, I was so sorry to hear about your Father's passing. I know this is a very sad and difficult time for your family. You have my very deepest sympathy.

JANET COBLER Sep 24 2017 12:00 AM

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A SPATHIPHYLLUM was ordered on September 24, 2017

Expression of Sympathy Sep 24 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Thorburg

Sr. Maggi Sep 23 2017 12:00 AM

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