Theodore Wiese Obituary
Deacon Theodore John Wiese photos Ted is on the right with his mother, brother Jim, sister Lucille and brother Gerald

There are 40 photos in the gallery

Service Information

 
In Memory of

Deacon Theodore John Wiese

May 10, 1929 - September 19, 2013
Obituary

Ted went home to the Lord 9-19-13 at the age of 84. Born in Woodburn, OR in 1929, he was the 4th child of Frank and Helen Wiese. He married Doris Marie Prinslow on October 2, 1954 after being honorably discharged as a corporal from the Marine Corp in 1948 and briefly attending Oregon St. University. He retired from the Boeing Co. after 26 years as a precision gear machinist and proud member of the IAM in 1989 and was then ordained to the Diaconate, serving the Archdiocese of Seattle for the past 24 years at Holy Family Parish, White Center. He was predeceased by his parents and his brother James Wiese, brother and sister-in-law Gerald...
Ted went home to the Lord 9-19-13 at the age of 84. Born in Woodburn, OR in 1929, he was the 4th child of Frank and Helen Wiese. He married Doris Marie Prinslow on October 2, 1954 after being honorably discharged as a corporal from the Marine Corp in 1948 and briefly attending Oregon St. University.

He retired from the Boeing Co. after 26 years as a precision gear machinist and proud member of the IAM in 1989 and was then ordained to the Diaconate, serving the Archdiocese of Seattle for the past 24 years at Holy Family Parish, White Center. He was predeceased by his parents and his brother James Wiese, brother and sister-in-law Gerald and Margaret Wiese and sister and brother-in-law Lucille and George Schmidt.

He is survived by his wife Doris, sister Jeanette (Buzz) Moore, his eight children Connie(Richard)Sanders, Larry Wiese, Greg Wiese, Julie(Bruce)Hanson, Lisa(Karl)Hansen, Tom(Wendy)Wiese, Margaret (Jeff Haack)Wiese, and Paul Wiese, his ten grandchildren Kim Wiese, Kady Wiese, Charlotte Sanders, Ryan Sanders, Stacey Hanson, John Paul Hansen, Branden Stewart, Dana Stewart, James Wiese, Brian Wiese and his one great grandchild Christian Taylor.

Mass of the Christian Burial will be at Holy Family Church, Seattle at 11:00 am. September 25, 2013.To leave an online condolence, please visit Yaringtons.com. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Ted's memory to Catholic Community Services or Holy Family Parish, Seattle.

"Dear Wiese Family, Deacon Ted's beautiful homilies at Holy Family Church were among the best we have ever heard. Also, his wonderful sense of humor was..."

This Guest Book has 9 entries. View Complete Guest Book

More Obituaries

Seattle Times, The
Theodore (Ted) John Wiese Ted went home to the Lord 9-19-13 at the age of 84. Born in Woodburn, OR in 1929, he married Doris Marie Prinslow on...

Read obituary at Seattle Times, The.

Personalize Your Tribute

Share photos, videos and more with Legacy Memorial Websites. Find out more.

 
Start Planning Today

Make Your Plan Today

Preplanning your funeral or cemetery arrangements gives you and your loved ones peace of mind. Don't wait. Make your plan online today.
Plan Online Now

Audio Condolences

Use your phone to dial in a free personalized message. Click here to make an entry or listen to recordings from friends and family.