Marion Thiesse, 77, of Westchester, formerly of River Forest, died on Jan. 14, 2018.  Born on May 2, 1940, she was the wife of Edward; mother of Jim (Stacey) Thiesse, Karen (Tony) Thiesse-Sanchez and Susan (Ron) Milchhoefer; the grandmother of 13 and great-grandmother of five; and the sister of Kathy (Neil) Hoots, Arlene (Ron) Lullo and the late Fran Kaliski.  

Visitation is at the Pedersen Ryberg Mortuary, 435 N. York St. in Elmhurst on Wednesday, Jan. 17 from 3 to 8 p.m. Lying in state will take place on Thursday, Jan. 18 from 10 a.m. until time of the funeral service, 11 a.m., at St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church, 305 Circle Ave. in Forest Park, followed by interment at Elm Lawn Cemetery.  Additional information is available at 630-834-1133 or