TIMOTHY JOHN SCHLIESTimothy John Schlies, 26, of Duluth died suddenly on Monday, March 16, 2009.
Timothy John Schlies, 26, of Duluth died suddenly on Monday, March 16, 2009.
He had attended Central High School and later received his G.E.D.
He had been a longtime employee of the downtown Sammy's Pizza and most recently worked for Woodline Manufacturing.
Timothy is joined in death with his best friend Hans "Rely" Warren.
He is preceded in death by his father, John Schlies and grandfather, Joseph Schlies.
He is survived by his Mother, Kimberly Schlies; brother, Justin Schlies (Lisa); sister, Breanne DeFoe (Brandon); sons, Christopher and Ashton; nieces, Andrea Mistkowski, Alyssa and Ava DeFoe, all from Duluth; grandparents, Ardell Warren (Kathy) of Carlton, Clarice Warren-Dale of Highbridge and Arlene Schlies of Duluth. Timothy was planning to marry his girlfriend Rachel Dean.
Timothy loved fishing and being outdoors. He also loved to paint, sing and play guitar. Timothy suffered many hardships in his life but was always positive and brought joy to others. Gone too soon and will be missed by many.
VISITATION: 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday and continues from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service Friday in Williams-Lobermeier Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations are preferred to MN Teen Challenge in Timothy's name, in care of the family.