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Corlyne J. Thiel, 95, of Medina, NY, passed away on November 23, 2015 at the Medina Memorial Hospital after a short illness.
Born on July 26, 1920, in Medina, NY, she was the daughter of the late John and Alice (Schuyler) Waterson.
Corlyne graduated from Medina High School in 1939 and married the late Harold Thiel on June 28, 1940, who passed away in 1967. She was employed by the Medina Memorial Hospital starting in the housekeeping department and later serving as the hospitals first Certified Activities Director, retiring in 1985.
She enjoyed flower gardening and crafts and was a member of the Lyndonville Eastern Star #275.
She is survived by three children, Lee (Carla) Thiel of Johnston, OH; Judy (George) Derenburger of Sunbury, OH; Jerry (Geri) Thiel of Allen, TX; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren and several nieces. Besides her husband, she is predeceased by a sister Carol J. Lewis.
There are no calling hours. A memorial service will be announced at a later date.
Memorials may be made in Corlyne's name to: Hospice of Orleans Co. PO Box #489, Albion, NY 14411.
Arrangements are being made through the Bates & Tuttle Funeral Home, 226 Pearl St. Medina, NY 14103.