Ralph H. Thornlund

Born: Tuesday, March 9, 1926
Passed: Thursday, August 17, 2017

8/21/2017 | 11:00 am -
Fred C. Olson Chapel 


Ralph H. Thornlund, 91, of Rockford, passed away on August 17, 2017. He was born on March 9, 1926 in Rockford, the son of Gustave and Esther (Erickson) Thornlund. Ralph was employed as a tool maker for several manufacturing companies in Rockford including Rockford Drop Forge and Rockford Automation. He also enjoyed landscape oil painting.
He is survived by his daughter, Teresa (Bruce) Lee; sister, Ruth Bries; and grandchildren, Keith and Ian Lee. Predeceased by parents; brothers, Robert and Stuart; and sisters, Florence and Viola.
Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, August 21, 2017 at Olson Funeral & Cremation Services, Ltd., Fred C. Olson Chapel, 1001, 2nd Ave., Rockford.