Carolyn Jo Thein, nee Keith, age 83 of Oak Brook, IL., and formerly of Knoxville, TN. She passed away peacefully on Friday August 27th, 2021. Beloved wife of George P. Thein; loving mother of Bradley and daughter-in-law Samantha; devoted grandmother of Phineas, Owen, and Anna; dear sister of Donald and the late Robert Keith; fond aunt of Donald Jr., Drew, Darlene, Jason, Jeffrey, Neil, Tami and sister-in law of Dion, Pam, Glenda and Andrea; and friend of many.

Carolyn touched so many lives, whether it was travels, sailing, bridge, golf, Infant Welfare League Oakbrook Chapter, neighbors, Knoxville, and of course, Fore Supply Company! Truly a sweet, kind, and generous person, the world was a better place with her in it and she will be missed.

A private Celebration of Life Luncheon will be held for family and close friends on Friday, September 10th, 2021 @ 2pm at Ki’s Steak and Seafood (705 North Ave., Glendale Heights, IL 60139)

Please email the family at for questions, or to RSVP.

Donations may be made to The Oak Brook Chapter, Infant Welfare Society of Chicago;