Michael Lewis Thyne

May 5, 1942February 28, 2019

Michael L Thyne , 76, of Waukegan, passed away peacefully on February 28 after a struggle with cancer. Michael was born on May 5, 1942 to Gerald and Betty (Mowen) Thyne. He attended Immaculate Conception grade school and Waukegan High School. He entered the Marine Reserves after high school and completed his service with honors. He started his career in the printing business at the Waukegan News Sun, joining his father Gerald and his brother John. He continued in the printing trade working in various places and eventually owned his own business. Mike enjoyed building a race car with his son and attended drag racing events. Michael had a wonderful sense of humor and a heart that knew no limits. Mike is survived by his son, Tim of Waukegan, a brother John Thyne of North Ft. Meyers, Fl, a sister Sharon Thyne of Milwaukee, WI as well as nieces, nephews and cousins. He is preceded in death by his mother and father. There will be a Memorial Service for Mike in early summer. A special thank you to Heartland Hospice for their care and compassion. In lieu of flowers, you may make a donation to Heartland Hospice in Michael's name.


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