Caitlyn Brooke Thetford

March 14, 1989 ~ April 21, 2020 (age 31)


Caitlyn Brooke Thetford, 31 of Wichita Falls, TX. went home to be with Her Heavenly Father on Tuesday, April 21st , 2020, after being diagnosed and living with Lupus for the past 16 years of her life.

Caitlyn was born March 14, 1989 in Liberal, Kansas to Grady and Sheila Thetford. She graduated from High School in Rio Rancho, NM. in 2006.

She loved the Lord with all her heart. All of her acquaintances knew that she had a big and loving heart, she always loved and accepted everyone.

Caitlyn would always help everyone she could.

She loved and was so good with all the nieces, nephews, and children in her life. Caitlyn’s “Special Loves” were her Dog “Samson” and Cats “Rambo” and “Apollo”

Caitlyn is survived by her parents; Grady and Sheila Thetford of Wichita Falls, TX., two brothers; Josh (Coach T) Thetford and Jennifer of Burkburnett, TX. and Michael Thetford of Wichita Falls, TX.; Grand Mother, Helen Wiggin of Guymon, OK.; Grand Parents, William (Pete) and Bonnie Thetford of Ahwatukee, AZ., Grand Father, Russ and Joan Cederholm of Mequon, WI. and a many Uncles, Aunts, Cousins, Nieces and Nephews.
Caitlyn was preceded in death by her Great Grand Parents Clinton and Sadie Johnson, and her Grandfather James (Jim) Wiggin.

Viewing will be held Friday April 24, 2020 at 6 PM until 7 PM at the Ainsworth & Young Funeral Home, 822 Roosevelt St, Wichita Falls, TX 76301.

During COVID -19 Restrictions only 10 People can attend the visitation at a time. Thank you for your understanding.

A Memorial Service will be held for family and friends at a later date pending the end of current restrictions.

In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Lupus Foundation in honor of Caitlyn Brooke Thetford.

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Visitation (COVID-19) Only 20 People allowed in at one time. Masks Required
April 24, 2020

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ainsworth & Young Funeral Home
822 Roosevelt St
Wichita Falls, TX 76301