MARQUETTE, Mich. - Rev. Guy S. Thoren, 66, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 17, 2011, in Largo, Florida, after a short illness. Fr. Thoren served as a priest in the Diocese of Marquette prior to his retirement to Florida.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, July 13, 2011, at 11 a.m. at St. Michael Catholic Church with the Rev. Larry Van Damme officiating and concelebrated by priests of the Diocese of Marquette. Deacons Gregg St. John, Scott Jamieson and Warren Vonck will assist. The Thoren family will greet relatives and friends at the church from 9 a.m. until the time of the Mass. Burial will take place in the Holy Cross Cemetery.
Those wishing to make an expression of sympathy are kindly asked to consider St. Louis the King Catholic Church Building Fund or St. Louis the King Council #6447 Knights of Columbus 264 Silver Creek Road, Marquette, MI 49855.
The Canale-Tonella Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements where memories may be shared at www.canalefuneral.com.