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Jacob D. Thill

April 9, 1999 ~ May 16, 2021 (age 22)

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Jacob Thill, 22, of Sheboygan Falls, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, May 16, 2021.

He was born in Sheboygan on April 9, 1999, to James Thill and Michelle (Rank-Thill) Meggers.  He graduated from Sheboygan Falls High School in 2017 and attended UW Green Bay.  Jacob was employed at McDonalds in Sheboygan Falls for over 6 years.

Jacob was an avid sports fan, attending many Brewers, Bucks, and Badger games.  From little league to college Jacob was always playing some type of team sport whether it was basketball, football, baseball, golf, or tennis.  He also enjoyed playing video games.  Jacob had such a zest for life and was always polite to everyone he met.  His smile would brighten your day and his great sense of humor will be dearly missed. 

Jacob is survived by his parents, James Thill and Michelle (Gary) Meggers; sister Jessica (Taylor Zastrow) Thill; maternal grandparents, James and Nancy Rank; step-grandparents, Carl and Joyce Meggers; aunts and uncles; Michael (Melissa) Rank, Greg Thill, David (Mary) Carlton, Mike Thill, Chris (Linda) Thill, Matt (Shawn) Thill and Tom (Vicki) Splitgerber; cousins, Mike Rank Jr., Natalie Rank, Elizabeth Rank, Geoffrey (Rachel) Thill, Caitlyn (Curt) King, Emily Carlton, Lauren Carlton, Nathan (Eileen) Carlton, Alex (Jami) Thill, Jarrod Thill, Miranda Thill, Parker Thill and Kaylee; step-cousins, Julia, Josh, and Anna Splitgerber; other relatives and many friends further survive.

Jacob was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents Duane and Marjorie (Houde) Thill; great maternal grandparents, Charles (Mildred) Johannes and great aunt Pam Johannes.

Relatives and friends may visit with the family on Saturday, May 22, 2021, from 4:30 PM until 6:30 PM at Zimmer Westview Funeral & Cremation Care Center, W2132 Garton Rd. in Sheboygan.

A Private Family Service will be held for Jacob. For those that wish to watch Jacob's service, please visit and go to his obituary page to watch virtually.  Jacob will be laid to rest in Trinity Lutheran Cemetery in Howards Grove.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in Jacob’s name.


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May 22, 2021

4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Zimmer Westview Funeral and Cremation Care Center
W2132 Garton Rd
Sheboygan, WI 53083

Private Service

Zimmer Westview Funeral and Cremation Care Center
W2132 Garton Rd
Sheboygan, WI 53083

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