Aloisia Thiemann, 84, of Lake Placid, passed away Thursday, April 18, 2013, at her home in Lake Placid.
Mrs. Thiemann was born March 21, 1929, in Binsfeld, Germany, the daughter of the late Alois and the late Gertrude (Gehret) Burkard. She married Heinz Thiemann on Feb. 11, 1956, in New York City.
Mrs. Thiemann had a great love for knitting, knitting beautiful sweaters for her family and friends as well as many sweaters for the St. Agnes School Bazaar. She also enjoyed sewing, gardening and cooking, and she cherished the time she spent with her family.
She is survived by her husband, Heinz Thiemann of Lake Placid; three sons; Peter Thiemann and his wife Linda of Liverpool, Thomas Thiemann of Santa Rosa Beach, Fla., and Steven Thiemann and his wife Barbara of Yonkers; one brother, Linus Luger; and three sisters: Emma Langer, Mary Burkard and Ida Krebs. She also has four grandchildren: Alison, Carolyn, Erich and Christopher.
Calling hours were held Sunday, April 21, at the M.B. Clark Inc. Funeral Home in Lake Placid. A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated Monday, April 22, in the Reiss Memorial Chapel at the Uihlein Living Center in Lake Placid. The Rev. John Yonkovig officiated. Burial followed at North Elba Cemetery in Lake Placid.
The family suggests friends wishing to remember Mrs. Thiemann make donations in her memory to St. Agnes School in her memory.
Relatives and friends are invited to "light a candle" and share a memory and prayer for the Thiemann family to cherish at www.mbclarkfuneralhome.com.