Funeral services for Kathryn Marie (Fletcher) Thielemann, 58, of Millstadt, Ill., will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Scottish Rite Bodies in Belleville, Ill., with Chaplain Kenneth Johnson officiating.

Mrs. Thielemann died Dec. 2, 2012, at her home. She was born Feb. 12, 1954, in Washington, D.C. She married Jeffrey Thielemann on June 3, 1987, in Fairfax County, Va.

She was a member of the Military Wives Sponsorship Program, the American Cancer Society, a Special Olympics volunteer and the head elf at Santa’s Workshop.

Mrs. Thielemann was preceded in death by her parents, Charles Elwood and Gail Patricia (Kinsey) Fletcher; and a son, James Thielemann.

Survivors include her husband, Jeffrey Thielemann; children, Sharon and her husband, Walter Alvarado, of Wilkes-Barre, N.C., Richard Vaughan of Millstadt, Ill., Jeffrey Thielemann of Gonzales and Andres Garcia of Socorro; sisters and brothers, Patricia Wolf of Atlanta, Ga., Robert Fletcher of Peoria, Ariz., James “Bubba” Winfield of Oldsman, Fla., and Gail Winfield of Mechanicsville, Md.; grandchildren, Melissa Alvarado, Kevin Alvarado, Walter Alvarado Jr. and Yahir Alvarado all of Wilkes-Barre, N.C.; one great-granddaughter, Niece Alvarado of Wilkes-Barre, N.C.; her best friends, Tera Rogers and Tina Snook; numerous nieces and nephews; and many friends.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Visitation is from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday at Scottish Rite Bodies in Belleville, Ill. Creason Funeral Home in Millstadt, Ill., is in charge of arrangements. Offer condolences at

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