Marie B. Thole

Marie B. Thole, age 93 of Highland, IL, died Thursday, March 04, 2021, at Faith Care Center in Highland, IL.

She was born on Thursday, May 12, 1927, in Aviston, IL, the daughter of Henry and Anna (nee Deiters) Hilmes.

On Tuesday, October 28, 1947, she married Vincent Thole at St. Francis Catholic Church-Aviston, IL, who passed away on Tuesday, June 22, 1999.

She was a member of Saint Paul Catholic Church-Highland, IL; St. Anne Altar Sodality; Knights of Columbus Ladies Auxiliary.

Mrs. Thole was born north of Aviston, Ill., and grew up on a farm. She was one of five daughters. Prior to her marriage, she worked at St. Joseph Hospital in Breese. After her marriage, she moved to Highland and worked at Wick Organ Co. for six months. She raised her family. She enjoyed quilting and piecing quilts together for people for over thirty years. She also enjoyed traveling to Branson, “Mystery” trips, and playing cards, especially Euchre, on Saturday evenings.

Survivors include:
Son – Leonard G. (Janet) Thole, Highland, IL
Son – Ronald W. (Ann) Thole, Sainte Genevieve, MO
Daughter – Helen M. (Carl) Lammers, Highland, IL
Daughter – Carol A. (Paul) Nativi, Edwardsville, IL
Grandchild – Regina M. (Christopher) Walter
Grandchild – Michelle L. Thole
Grandchild – Erica S. (Friend Kurt Detmer) Eversgerd
Grandchild – Heather R. (Jeremy) Hultz
Grandchild – Scott V. (Melissa) Thole
Grandchild – Carla A. (Shawn Knepp) Lappe
Grandchild – Terry A. (Julie) Lammers
Grandchild – Anne C. (Troy) Walton
Grandchild – Michael E. (Janelle) Nativi
Grandchild – Roxanne M. (Brian) Flentge
Grandchild – Bernadette A. (Jeff) Humphreville
Step Grandchild – Ryan Drinkard
Step Grandchild – Beth (Eli) Roussin
Great Grandchild – Alexis Walther
Great Grandchild – Lauren Walther
Great Grandchild – Megan Walther
Great Grandchild – Nathan Walther
Great Grandchild – Brandon Walther
Great Grandchild – Corrine Kemper
Great Grandchild – Anna Kemper
Great Grandchild – Ivy Kemper
Great Grandchild – Samantha Eversgerd
Great Grandchild – Travis Eversgerd
Great Grandchild – Cora Eversgerd
Great Grandchild – Mackenzie McMullen
Great Grandchild – Lucas Hultz
Step Great Grandchild – Kayla Hultz
Step Great Grandchild – Dalen Hultz
Step Great Grandchild – Logan Hultz
Great Grandchild – Adalyn Thole
Great Grandchild – Avery Thole
Great Grandchild – Audrey Thole
Great Grandchild – Sydney Lammers
Great Grandchild – Caitlin Lammers
Great Grandchild – Trent Lammers
Great Grandchild – Danielle (Fiance-Kraig Sullivan) Lappe
Great Grandchild – Nicole Lappe
Great Grandchild – Ashley Lappe
Great Grandchild – Nora Walton
Great Grandchild – Caroline Walton
Great Grandchild – William Nativi
Great Grandchild – Emma Nativi
Great Grandchild – Andrew Nativi
Great Grandchild – Paige Flentge
Great Grandchild – Blaine Flentge
Step Great Grandchild – Linda Roussin
Step Great Grandchild – Hunter Roussin.

She was preceded in death by:
Father – Henry A. Hilmes
Mother – Anna Marie (nee Deiters) Hilmes
Husband – Vincent Thole (Died June 22, 1999)
Sister – Martha K. Thole
Sister – Bertha E. Thole
Sister – Agnes C. Heldorfer
Sister – Henrietta M. Wecker.

Arrangements are being handled by Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL.

Visitation will be held from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM on Saturday, March 13, 2021, at Saint Paul Catholic Church in Highland, IL.

Funeral Mass will be at 10:00 AM on Saturday, March 13, 2021, at Saint Paul Catholic Church in Highland, IL, with Rev. Fr. Pat G. Jakel, Pastor, officiating.

Interment will be at Saint Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Highland, IL.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul School Educational Foundation.

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