McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

February 6, 2014

Timothy James Luethje


Submitted report

McALESTER — Timothy James Luethje, 52, of Canadian, died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at his home.

Private family services will be held. Arrangements are under the direction of Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory of Eufaula.

Born Dec. 9, 1961, in Seminole, Texas, he was the son of Arnold Boyce and Jo Nell (Tennyson) Luethje. He also had very special foster parents, Mark and Lois Miller, of Durant.

He attended school at Tupelo High School. He enlisted in the United States Marines in January 1980.

He married Meda Humphreys on Sept. 20, 1982. While serving in the Marines, he received his Rifle Marksman Badge, Good Conduct Medal, Period Commences801128, RES SPL ENL Program, and 0811-Field Artillery Batteryman.

He married Michelle Marie Peloquin on May 19, 1999.

Survivors include his wife, Michelle Luethje, of the home; his parents, Arnold Luethje and Jo Nell Tennyson; three sons, Christopher Luethje, Maxwell Luethje and Ashton Booth; two daughters, Tanesha Bundy and Sarah Luethje; two brothers, Arnold and Harold Luethje; one sister, Gina Luethje, and three grandchildren.