Davison-Fulton Woodland Chapel & Parkview Cemetery

2021 North University Street, Peoria, IL


Ethel W. Theinert

February 6, 1922June 17, 2020

Ethel W. Theinert, 98, of Peoria, Illinois, passed away Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at the Richard L. Owens Hospice Home. She was born on February 6, 1922 in Hastings, Nebraska to Lourn and Lola (Johnson) Long. She married Glenn A. Theinert Sr. on October 18, 1945 in Smith Center, Kansas. He preceded her in death on April 7, 2017 in Peoria, Illinois. She is also preceded in death by one daughter-in-law, Janet Theinert, two brothers and three sisters. She is survived by two sons, Glenn A. Theinert Jr. of Hanna City, Illinois and Craige (Pamala) Theinert of Washington, Illinois; four grandchildren, Tina, Glenn III, Kimberly and Heidi; four great grandchildren, Kylee, Sydney, Jillian and Matthew. Ethel owned a neighborhood grocery store in Hastings, Nebraska in her earlier years and later as a Peoria Republican Voting Judge. She enjoyed crocheting and baking. She was a member of the Grace and Peace Lutheran Church in Peoria and its Ruth Rachel Circle. Funeral services will be Friday, June 19, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at the Davison Fulton Woodland Chapel following strict COVID guidelines and restrictions. The Rev. Mary Beenken will officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to services. Burial will be in the Parkview Cemetery. Memorials may be made to her church or the Richard L. Owens Hospice Home. You may create an online condolence at www.davison-fulton.com.


  • Grace and Peace Lutheran Church
  • The OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home



  • Visitation

    Friday, June 19, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Friday, June 19, 2020


  • Burial


Ethel W. Theinert

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Bette Ohl

June 19, 2020

So sorry for the loss of your Mom. She was a very nice lady. Thinking of you and your family at this sad time.

Richard Kangas

June 19, 2020

Sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. I remember her when You and I worked on bicycles in your Dad's garage, Very nice Lady !! My prayers are with You and your Family.

Patti Keithley

June 18, 2020

Glenn, Craige and family,
Sorry to hear about Aunt Ethel's passing. May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived. Always enjoyed receiving birthday cards from her. She will be missed. Patti Derr Keithley (Marlys's oldest daughter)