Erwin ‘Aubie’ Theis, 94

Erwin C. “Aubie” Theis, age 94, of Delano, passed away Thursday, July 20, 2017.

Aubie was known for delivery of bulk oil in the Delano area. This led to his starting a real estate business/brokerage in Delano.

In the 1980s, Aubie accepted Jesus Christ as his Savior and Lord, assuring him a place in heaven for eternity.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth “Betty.”

Aubie is survived by his children, Susan (Erik) Swallender, Debra (Stan) Hamann, Vicki (George) Ceass, Judy Newman, John (Michelle), and Janie Toutloff-Martini; 10 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and a brother, Pete (Pat) Theis.

A memorial service took place Monday, July 24 at 7 p.m. at the Iten Funeral Home in Delano, with a gathering of family and friends from 5 to 7 p.m., prior to the service.

Arrangements were with the Iten Funeral Home, Delano.

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