John R. Thiel, age 55

Lost to gun violence on July 14, 2017 in Merrillville, Indiana.

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  • Nickname:
    3 brohammer
  • Number of children:
    1 three
  • Personality:
    33 outgoing
    31 funny
    31 always made me laugh
  • Occupation:
    29 carpenter
  • Workplace:
    30 he worked all over
    6 he was always there to talk to and nobody else was
    4 he loved his music and was proud of his stereos fin truck and house
  • Schools attended:
  • Comments:
    37 a good guy who enjoyed cooking and having get togethers.
    35 he loved 4th of july that was all ways a big thing to him and us
    36 best cook I have ever seen
    34 Our sympathy goes out to his family .
    37 Used to camp together when we were kids! My condolences to the family! Good man!
    39 we are not giving up
    38 this should not have happened
    35 we will keep his memory alive tell we get justice
    17 happy thanksgiving giving i love you miss you
    18 happy Thanksgiving bro... you too sis, your in my prayers
    16 i want you back i hope your with mom dad and johnny at peace
    16 it dont seem real that you and dar are gone
    8 holidays will never be the same without johnny and you :(
    7 with you Johnny and dar its going to be a blue xmas
    6 things will never be the same again i miss brother and sis.
    3 its xmas eve wish you and sis were here love both of you
    3 happy new years i hope your having a great party in heaven
    3 you dad mom dar johnny are together now.
    3 watching out for tiny laurie and edna and the rest.see ya soon love you all
    4 i no every tells me i have to let go let go but i cant its to hard
    3 John I love you I hope you're in a better place with Johnny Dennis crew last World
    3 I will never give up writing or talking to you
    3 he loved his granddaughter he wouldn't have done this
    2 i dont care what police say his life did matter

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