Clarence E. Dietrich, 82|
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2011, at noon at
Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory, W63 N527 Hanover Ave., Cedarburg,
for Clarence E. Dietrich, who died on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2011, at his
residence at the age of 82. Visitation will be at the funeral home
on Tuesday from 11 a.m. until the time of the service. Interment will
Memorials to First Immanuel Lutheran Church are appreciated. For
online condolences, please visit www.muellerfuneralhome.com. Mueller
Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family.
Clarence was born in St. Thomas, N.D., on July 28, 1929, the son of
Henry and Ella (nee Steinke) Dietrich. He was the youngest of 17
children. Clarence was united in marriage to Lillian (nee Cook) 59
years ago and they were blessed with three children. Clarence was a
proud veteran who served in the Army during the Korean Conflict. He
was a carpenter by trade and loved to make all kinds of wood
products. Clarence also loved the outdoors and used to do all kinds
of gardening, from flowers to vegetables.
Clarence and Lillian have been longtime members of First Immanuel
Clarence in survived by his wife, Lillian; children, Debbie (Jim)
Hinkley, Daryl Dietrich and Diane (Michael) Czisny; grandchildren,
Jeremy (Carrie) Rosenau, Joshua (Carol) Rosenau, Adam Rosenau, and
Megan, Justin and Kristin Czisny; four great-grandchildren, Kalab,
Conner, Emily and Gavin Rosenau; sister, Ella Ganssle; other
relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a son-in-law, Terry Rosenau.