News From Terre Haute, Indiana

May 10, 2013

Anna P. Thiede


TERRE HAUTE — Anna P. Thiede, 83, of Terre Haute died early Thursday morning, May 9, 2013, in Springhill Village. She was a bookkeeper, having retired from RJ Oil Company/500 Platolene. Anna was born Feb. 11, 1930, in Pleasantville, Ind., to Nimrod Slaven and Pearl Kennedy Slaven. Her husband, James P. Thiede, preceded her in death in 1983.

Survivors include her sons, John Thiede and his wife, Vicki, of Terre Haute and James Thiede also of Terre Haute; a brother, John Slaven and his wife, Janet, of Lafayette, Ind.; three granddaughters, Samantha Thiede, Stephanie Thiede and Nikki Thiede; and several nieces and nephews. She was also preceded in death by a half-brother, Harold Albert Slaven; and three half-sisters, Norma Deighton, Mildred Waldon and Nova Alene Gearing.

Anna was a graduate of Martinsville (Ind.) High School and attended Indiana State Teachers College. She was a marvelous cook and loved spending time with her grandchildren.

Graveside services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 11, 2013, at Roselawn Memorial Park with Pastor Rick Swan officiating. There is no visitation. Arrangements are under the direction of Callahan & Hughes Funeral Home, 605 South 25th Street. The family kindly requests that memorial contributions may be made to the Retired Policemen and Firemen’s Association, 1728 South 8th Street, Terre Haute, IN 47802 or to the charity of your choice. Funeral informa

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