Thelma Jean Mohr of Caro, age 91, passed away on Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at Fisher Senior Care and Rehab in Mayville. Thelma Jean was born May 2, 1927, in Reese, the daughter of the late Cecil and Florence (Gulliver) Findlay. She was a graduate of Reese High School and went on to attend County Normal. Thelma Jean was united in marriage with Ruben Mohr on April 15, 1950, at Reese United Methodist Church, and he preceded her in death October 24, 1973. She taught school at a one room country schoolhouse in Richville before leaving to take care of her family. Thelma Jean was a member of Caro United Methodist Church, an avid Euchre player, enjoyed playing Hand & Foot, and putting together jigsaw puzzles.
Thelma Jean is survived by three daughters and their spouses: Janeen and Mark Demaray of Caro, Janet and Dennis Weber of Reese, Judy Mohr of Caro; four grandchildren and their spouses: Janell Supanich, Nicole Weber, Nathan, Sr. and Isabel Demaray and Matthew and Danielle Demaray; five great-grandchildren: Owen, Ella, Zacharie, Damian, and Nathan, Jr.; two sisters-in-law: Kay Findlay and Pauline Findlay; and one brother-in-law, Don Rushlo. Besides her husband and parents, Thelma Jean was preceded in death by two brothers: Paul and John Findlay; one sister, Marion Rushlo; and one sister-in-law, Phyllis Findlay.
In keeping with Thelma’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, April 19, 2019, at the Caro United Methodist Church with Rev. Dr. Anthony Tomasino officiating. Inurnment will be at Denmark Cemetery. The family will be present to receive friends at the church on Friday from 10 a.m. until the time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorial contributions to the Caro United Methodist Church in memory of Thelma Jean. The family was assisted with these arrangements by the Ransford Collon Funeral Home of Caro. Friends may share memories, thoughts and prayers online at www.RansfordCollon.com. The family would like to extend a special thank-you to the staff of Fisher Senior Care and Rehab.