Monica E. Thiele
March 13, 1957 - September 1, 2012
Monica E. Thiele, 55, of Kirkville, passed away Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012, at Francis House after having fought long and hard with many ailments in recent years. She was born on March 13, 1957, the daughter of Karl and Eva Thiele. Monica graduated from East Syracuse-Minoa High School in 1975 and obtained a Bachelor of Science in psychology from Syracuse University. She owned and operated Monique's Costumes. She enjoyed gardening, sports cars, her Irish setter dogs, and spoiling her grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her father, Karl, in 2009 and by her companion, Lanny Jones Sr., in 1999.
She is survived by her mother, Eva Thiele of Minoa; a son, Jason (Sara) Thiele of Cicero; a sister, Connie (Jim) Dixon of Dewitt; a brother, Ralph (Patti) Thiele of Liverpool; her companion's children, Lanny Jones Jr & Lesley (Chuck) Steffenella of Raleigh, NC; foster son, Adam Figi of Syracuse, and eight grandchildren.
A special thanks to the staff of Upstate University Hospital and Francis House for the excellent care she was given. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Monica’s memory to Francis House, 108 Michaels Ave., Syracuse, NY 13208. For directions, florists, or a guestbook, please visit scheppfamily.com Arrangements by R.H. Schepp & Son Minoa Chapel of Schepp Family Funeral Homes.