Timothy John Linder Thro

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Timothy John Linder Thro

October 11, 1951 - February 04, 2019

Timothy John Linder Thro On Monday, February 4th, 2019, Timothy John Linder Thro passed away peacefully at home at the age of 67. Tim was diagnosed with cancer in October of 2018. Tim was born in Mankato, MN on October 11, 1951 to John Linder Thro and Mildred Gumo Thro. He loved the outdoors, exploring historic sites, snorkeling and downhill skiing. He was the owner and operator of Quality Extrusion in Mankato for many years. He was married to Laurie Hoehn Thro for 40 years and had two children, Alek Thro of Mountain Iron, MN and Jenna (Julee Burns) Thro of Minneapolis, MN.
Tim was preceded in death by both of his parents and his father and mother-in-law Kenneth and Marian Hoehn. He is survived by his wife, Laurie, his children, his brother, Christopher Thro and two sisters, Gretchen (Joe) O'Donnell and Karen (Charles) Rokicki, and his brothers and sisters-in-law, Karen (Duane) Fischer, Jerry (Nancy) Hoehn, Julie Kroubetz, Larry (Shelley) Hoehn, Randy (Dawn) Hoehn, Chris (Sheila) Hoehn.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Mayo Hospice or to a mass in Tim's name at St. Peter & Paul's Catholic Church in Mankato.
There will be a private service for immediate family. A public celebration of life will be held in the summer.

"I've lived a life that's full
I've traveled each and every highway
And more, much more than this
I did it my way"
Published on February 5, 2019
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Chuck and Diane Frost
Feb 11, 2019
Diane and I were saddened to hear that Tim had passed away. Know that your family is in our thoughts and prayers.
God bless all of you.
Chuck Homer
Feb 08, 2019
Laurie and kids, we are sorry to hear about Tim passing. Hugs to you. Chuck and Becky Homer
David Anderson
Feb 07, 2019
I have known Tim my entire life since we were childhood friends. We had many great times together off and on through years, and even when many years had passed, when we were together the fond memories and laughs came easily with Tim. I am so grateful that we reconnected last April and that we had a ski trip together at Steamboat Springs CO. Lot's of laughs as we talked about the old days and some of our crazy times chasing around town in the Pill Wagon. Tim was still a great skier last April, and it was great to be on the mountain tops of CO with him. He will be truly missed.
Adele Jacobs
Feb 06, 2019
So sorry for your loss. My deepest sympathy.
Louise
Feb 06, 2019
Sorry to hear of Tim’s passing. I was a childhood friend of Gretchen’s and have many fond memories of summers at Lake Washington.

Sincere condolences,
Louise Lloyd Loosbrock
Kory and Carrie Barker
Feb 06, 2019
Our condolences to Tim’s family. May your happy memories fill the void left by Tim’s absence. He will be missed.
Jacob Tolzman
Feb 06, 2019
My condolences to family & friends. I worked for Tim for 3 years. He was a great boss. He will be missed by many.
Rick Frost
Feb 06, 2019
Sorry for the loss
Carol Haley
Feb 05, 2019
Laurie, you have my sympathy. He was way too young. God Bless!
Suzanne Douma
Feb 05, 2019
May your memories sustain you Laurie. We have many of them-from dinners to lake time. You and your beautiful children are my thoughts and prayers and of so many who knew and cared for Tim.
Linda Baer
Feb 05, 2019
My deepest sympathy to Tim’s family!! I enjoyed working with Tim for many years! My heart is happy he is free but sad I lost my friend. I’m so glad God gave me the chance to have him in my life!!! I will miss him terribly!
Duane and Karen Fischer
Feb 05, 2019
We are so sad for you and your family, we have many good memories of Tim.