Carol Wenstrup Thelen

October 29, 1943 - March 9, 2021

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Carol Wenstrup Thelen, 77, of Union, KY passed away on Tuesday, March 9, 2021. She was a retired office manager with Dr's. Menke, Runge and Johnson Orthopedics and co-founder and president of C&C Retail Remedy, Inc. in Columbus, OH. Carol was a 1961 graduate of Holy Cross High School and she enjoyed running, bowling and spending time with her grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents: Carl and Louise Wenstrup and sister: Jane Maggs. Carol is survived by her loving husband of 56 years: Jack Thelen; children: Eric John (Jill) Thelen, Jason Carl (Patty) Thelen and Nicole Louise (Eric) Wehrman; siblings: Sister Mary Catherine (Catsy), O.S.B. and James Bernard (Sheila) Wenstrup and grandchildren: Erica, Tyler, Kit, Makenzie, Sami, Josh, Jack, Chandler and Nathan. Visitation will take place on Friday, March 12, 2021 from 11:00 AM until the Memorial Service at 1:00 PM at Connley Brothers Funeral Home, 11 East Southern Avenue, Covington (Latonia), KY 41015. Online condolences may be expressed on Facebook or at


Bill and Jean Plummer - Jul 15, 2021
Dear Jack, we were so sorry to just hear about Carol's passing. We will keep you and the kids in our prayers. We will never forget our time as neighbors, watching our and your kids grow up into fine men and women. God bless you.
Dick Maile - Apr 7, 2021
Dear Jack, I extend my deepest sympathy and prayers to you and your family. May you be consoled with the knowledge that Carol is in the loving arms of our awesome God. Dick (I will miss service out of town).
Barbara Yelton - Mar 19, 2021
Sr. Mary Catherine and Wenstrup family, Sorry for your loss and will pray for your family. Barb and Betty Yelton
Jim and Kay Kinsler - Mar 12, 2021
Our hearts and prayers are with you Jack. We were so surprised and sorry to hear about Carol. We’ll be thinking of you.
Jack , I am so sorry to hear of Carol's passing. My prayers go out to You and your family.
Gordon Air - Mar 12, 2021
Dear Jack, Dorothy and I offer our sincere condolences to you and your family. We truly valued Carol’s dedication to our practice, and more importantly, her friendship. May she now rest in peace. Blessings to you all.
Christopher and Paula Kuhnen - Mar 11, 2021
So very sorry Jack to learn of Carol's passing. You will be in our thoughts and prayers in the weeks and months ahead.
Thomas A. Hoffman - Mar 10, 2021
Praying for your peace and comfort
Trish - Mar 10, 2021
Jack so sorry to hear about Carol my heart goes out to you prayers sent to you and family

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