John L. Thyen, 51
John Lee Thyen, age 51, of Kirkland, Wash., formerly of Hastings, died Jan. 7, in Washington, following a lengthy illness.
John was born Sept. 7, 1962, in St. Paul, Minn. His parents are LeRoy L. and Angeline H. (Schmidt) Thyen. He worked as a carpenter.
John is survived by his parents, LeRoy and Angeline Thyen of Hastings; and a sister, Judith (Michael) Jordan of Lakeville; as well as several other relatives.
A Memorial Mass will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 14, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 2035 15th Street West, Hastings, MN. There will be a gathering of friends and family one hour prior to the service at church. Interment will take place in the parish cemetery.
Arrangements were made with Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, Hastings. 651-437-9419.