Mr. Timothy M. Thetard, 66, passed away Wednesday, March 20, 2013.
He is survived by his children, Kaeli (Mark) Evans and Brandon (Abby) Thetard; grandchildren Logan Evans, McKinnley Evans, Alexis Thetard, Kaitlyn Thetard, and Blake Thetard; his parents, Richard and Lorraine Thetard; his sister, Peggy (David) Scott; his brother, Tom (Melissa) Thetard; and several nieces and nephews.
Tim served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He was a member of the Mazon American Legion and the Montgomery VFW. He retired from Caterpillar Equipment Company, where he had worked as a computer programmer.
Tim attended Catholic church.
A private burial will be held at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, Ill., with military honors.
In honor of Tim, memorial donations may be made to his grandchildren or to Pennock Hospice, both in care of the Kubiak-Cook Funeral Home, 312 N. Main St., Wayland, MI 49348.
The family welcomes memories and messages in their guestbook online at www.kubiakcook.com.