Tyler Jay Thieleman, now making us smile from above, passed away at age 26 on Aug.19 at home in Carmel. He is survived by his parents, Julianne and Russell; three sisters: Andrea, Carla, and Megan; his grandmother, Yvonne; and many uncles, aunts, and cousins. Tyler graduated from Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School in 2007 and enjoyed working at Donatello’s Italian Restaurant as an Assistant Chef. Ty had a passion for cars, motorcycles, and was soon to start a sales career at a local new car dealer. Tyler also enjoyed playing sports and making new friends. He was loved dearly by his parents and sisters, as well as every one that knew him. The viewing will be at Leppert Mortuary – Carmel, 900 N. Rangeline, Carmel on Monday, August 25, 2014 from 4-7 pm with the funeral service immediately following. Always putting others first and making sure everyone was happy, Tyler will be missed, but remembered by all whom he met and loved.