Obit: Tieman, Donald Sr. (1907 - 1967)



----Source: Greenwood Library Scrapbook, Marshfield News Herald Collection 11/ /1967

Tieman, Donald Sr. (1907 - 1967)

GREENWOOD, CLARK COUNTY--Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Grace Methodist Church here for Donald Tieman Sr., 59, route 2, Greenwood, former Clark County Republican Party chairman, who died unexpectedly at his home at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 22, 1967. The Rev. Carl Booher will officiate and burial will be made in the Greenwood Cemetery.

The body will repose at the Hill Funeral Home this afternoon and evening, and until 11 a.m. Saturday, when it will be removed to the church.

Mr. Tieman was born in Beloit Dec. 25, 1907, and was 8 years of age when his parents moved to Butlerville, 15 miles west of Greenwood, where he received his education.

After his marriage at Braun Settlement on June 2, 1917, to Lydia Wessel, the couple farmed near Thorp until 1940, when they moved to a farm in the Greenwood area. They retired in 1965, but continued to reside on the farm.

Mr. Tieman had served as supervisor of the Town of Eaton, and as Clark County Republican Party chairman in 1966. He was reelected to that office this year, but resigned shortly afterwards for health reasons.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Charles (Violet) Hoeper, Neillsville, and Mrs. James (Lila) Oelhafen, Menomonee Falls three sons, Donald Jr., and Roger, both of Greenwood, and Robert, Sussex his father, Charles Tieman Sr., Beloit two brothers, Charles Jr., Thorp, and Glenn, Owen a sister, Mrs. Donald (Elsie) Ingham, Beloit, and 13 grandchildren.

Two brothers, Thomas and Earl, and his mother, preceded him in death.



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