Died: Thursday, April 17, 2014
On April 17, 2014, thirteen days before his 79th birthday, John "Jack" Themm departed this life for a better place.
He was preceded in death by his parents, August and Ruth Themm.
He was Senor Jack, Grandpa Jack, father, brother and beloved husband. He started life in Pontiac, Michigan, graduated from Oxford High School, attended Ferris State University and recieved his radio and electronics degree from RETS in Flint. He worked at the Ford Test Center in Dearborn until retirement in 1989.
He married Eileen Franklin in 1955. They lived in Redford, where they raised their children. Upon retirement, they returned to Lakeville for summers and spent winters in Bonita Springs, Florida. He loved hunting and spending time with family. He is survived by his wife of 58 years Eileen; sister Caroline Themm; son Mark (Jan) Themm; daugther Kathleen Blackstone; grandchildren Ryan (Ksenyia) Themm, Jeremy (Megan) Themm, Dustin (Jenna) Themm, Brittney Themm and Melissa Blackstone; and great grandchildren James, Jacob, Daniel and Jaden.
Arrangements for cremation entrusted to Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors, Oxford.
A memorial service will take place at the Lakeville United Methodist Church (1422 Milmine) in Lakeville on Friday, April 25 at 11 a.m.