Thor William Curtis Osterholt, age 19 of Chelsea, died Wednesday, May 20, 2015 in a motor vehicle accident. Memorial Services 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, May 27, 2015, New Beginnings Church, Brooklyn with Pastor Joshua Jerard officiating. The family will receive friends from 4 to 8 P.M. Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at Kloster Funeral Home, Brooklyn. A memorial fund has been established.
Thor is survived by his parents, Ron and Liza Osterholt of Chelsea; a brother, Joseph H. Carter III (Aryana) of Marshalltown, a half sister Janice Bishop; paternal aunts and uncles, Linda Kuiken (Les), Diann Pelelo (Mike), Pam Eliason (Steve), Tina Holbrook (Gene), Mary Weaver (Denny), Paul Osterholt (Paul Amundson), Ann Meis (Mark), and Chris Wilkinson; Maternal aunts and uncles, Charles Bishop (Clair), Jeanne Bishop, and Annette Bishop; many cousins and a special family friend, Eugene Miller.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Roger and Elizabeth Osterholt, and Charles and Loretta Bishop, and an uncle Jim Osterholt.
Thor was born January 14, 1996 in Sioux City, Iowa, the son or Ronald and Lizabeth Bishop Osterholt. Following his years of home schooling he received his GED from South Tama High School, and was employed at the Subway and Pilot Center outside of Brooklyn. He enjoyed board and video games, cooking, baking and gardening. He especially enjoyed riding his motorcycle, long walks with his dog, and visiting with his neighbors. He was always willing to give a helping hand. Thor also was an avid reader of books, and he donated many books and movies to the Chelsea Library. He was a member of the New Beginnings Church, Brooklyn.