Frederick David Stielow
October 27, 1944 – November 5, 2019
Frederick D. Stielow, 75, of Heyworth passed away at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, Tuesday November 5, 2019 with family by his side.
He was born October 27, 1944 to Arthur and Bertha (Kettner) Stielow in Bloomington, IL. He married Jaye Landes in Bloomington, January 2, 1993.
He is survived by his wife, three children Renee’ (Mark) Wilson of Alpharetta, GA, Phil (Jenny) of Heyworth, Julie (Jimmy) Ellis of Heyworth; six grandchildren Devyn Wilson, Delanee Wilson, Carly Jurik, Reed Stielow, Avery Ellis, Audra Ellis; one sister Joyce Komnick of Heyworth. He was preceded in death by his parents, and one sister Leota Bier.
Fred was in the United States Army from 1965-1968, he was a Specialist E5. After his discharge from the military he went on to work at Country Financial as a Supervisor of Banking until his retirement. He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church. He was an accomplished golfer; in his years of golfing he has had 5 holes-in-1. He was also a member of the McLean County Golf Association. He was a fan of the LA Dodgers and a big supporter of the ISU Redbirds. Above everything he loved his family and especially his grandkids. He will be very deeply missed.
Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m.- 11 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church of Bloomington with funeral service to follow. Pastor Chuck Bahn will officiate. Entombment will follow the funeral service at East Lawn Memorial Gardens.
Memorial contributions may be made in Fred’s name to the Community Cancer Center: 407 E Vernon Ave, Normal, IL 61761, or Randolph Township Fire Department: 103 S Buchanan, Heyworth, IL 61745. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.eastlawnmemorial.com.
- Jaye Stielow, Wife
- Renee' (Mark) Wilson, Daughter
- Phil (Jenny) Stielow, Son
- Julie (Jimmy) Ellis, Other
- Devyn Wilson, Grandchild
- Delanee Wilson, Grandchild
- Carly Jurik, Grandchild
- Reed Stielow, Grandchild
- Avery Ellis, Grandchild
- Audra Ellis, Grandchild
- Joyc Komnick, Sister
- Arthur Stielow, Father (deceased)
- Bertha Stielow, Mother (deceased)
- Leota Bier, Sister (deceased)
Community Cancer Center
407 E Vernon, Normal, IL 61761
Randolph Township Fire Department
103 N. Buchanan, Heyworth, IL 61745
- Visitation Friday, November 8, 2019
- Funeral Service Friday, November 8, 2019
- Burial, Memorial Contributions May Be Made TO: Community Cancer Center, 407 E. Vernon, Normal, IL 61761 or Randolph Township Fire Department 103 S. Buchanan Heyworth, IL 61745
Frederick David Stielow
November 11, 2019
My deepest sympathy to Jaye and the Stielow family. It was always a pleasure to work with Fred on projects at COUNTRY. Whenever our paths would cross, I always knew there was a warm smile and “Hello” coming my way. Rest In Peace Fred.
November 7, 2019
Rest in Peace my Friend. Always remember you with a smile on your face, whether it be in our banking relationship or on the golf course. You were always a class person and great to have you as a friend!