Edwin H. Thurow
Edwin H. Thurow
  • August 29, 1947 - October 6, 2017
  • Marengo, Illinois

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Edwin H. Thurow, of Woodstock, lost a valiant battle with a debilitating illness on October 6, 2017, at the age of 70.
He was born on August 29, 1947 in Woodstock, the son of Harold P. and Marian L. (nee Engebretson) Thurow.
He loved the outdoors and was a skilled hunter and avid fisherman, a master tradesman and a gifted musician. His zest for life, compassion, humor and talents will be greatly missed by the precious love of his life, Dale Eileen Thurow; his daughters, Shari L. Thurow and Lori A. (fiance, Luke Appel) Thurow; his cherished grandchildren, Nova (Daniel) McGivern and Halley (Adam) Milbratz; his adored great-grandchildren, Marley and Metallica Peto, London and Steven Milbratz, and Brantley and Jameson McGivern; his beloved brother, James (Joan) Thurow and treasured nephews, Joshua P. (Heather) Thurow and his family, Megan, Bennett and Cameryn and Justin J. (Jill) Thurow and his family, Macie and Danny.
He was preceded in death by his parents and infant sister.
A celebration of Ed's life will be held on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at 2 p.m. Visitation 12 until 2 p.m. at Querhammer and Flagg Funeral Home, 500 W. Terra Cotta Ave., Crystal Lake. Online condolences may be submitted at querhammerandflagg.com