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John Albert Thuen

April 14, 1958 — May 21, 2023

John Albert Thuen

April 14, 1958 — May 21, 2023

Sierra Madre

John (Johnny) Albert, age 65, of Sierra Madre, California passed away on May 21, 2023.

He was born on April 14, 1958 to Johan Thuen and Mary Elene Eriksen Thuen in Monterey Park, California.  He spent the majority of carrer working at Warner Bros. Studios working as a camera assistant.

Johnny is survived by his wife, Valerie; children, Jaeger, Avalon and Johan; grandchildren, Owen, Haylee, Lakai and Lennon; brother and sister-in-law, Eric and Lynne and his many nieces and nephews and friends.

There will be a Celebration of Life on July 15, 2023 at Mijares Mexican Restaurant in Pasadena where we will all enjoy some guacamole and margaritas in honor on Johnny...which is exactly what he would want us to be doing.

In lieu of flowers Johnny would want a contribution to Potcake Place ( where we got our spoiled dog Caicos.  He loved he so much and would want other abandoned puppies helped.


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