Obituary: THEILER, JOHN

Published: Monday, July 28 2014 1:08 p.m. MDT

John Jacob Theiler 1919 ~ 2011

John Jacob Theiler age 91 passed away May 2, 2011 in Salt Lake City, Utah. He was born in Beloit, Wisconsin to Jacob Herman Theiler and Louise Catherine Ida Regling on September 28, 1919. John attended Platteville School of Mines. He married Jean Marion Walker on February 6, 1945 in Platteville, Wisconsin. John was a life-long "rock hound", an avid reader and a good friend. He is survived by his daughter Susan (David) Soss, two grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, parents and his brother Les. Private family services will be held. Interment at Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park