Elizabeth M. “Betty” Dietl was born January 25, 1934 to Harold and Laura (Mahoney) Radtke at Magnolia, Iowa. She passed Feb. 4, 2019 at Bergan Mercy Hospital in Omaha, NE.
On November 15, 1952 she was married to James R. Dietl at St. Patrick’s Church in Manley, NE. To this union 8 children were born Sandra, Timothy, Kenneth, Cathy, Teresa, Linda, Daniel and Chris.
Betty is survived by children: Sandra Peter – Plattsmouth, NE, Timothy (Nancy) Dietl – Council Bluffs, IA, Kenneth (Jane) Dietl – Council Bluffs, IA, Cathy (Darrell) Jourdan – Bellevue, NE, Teresa (William) Stanberry – Nebraska City, NE, Linda (Steve) Norris – Omaha, NE, Daniel Dietl of Fairbury, NE, Chris (Tim) Faircloth – Beaver Lake, NE.; 19 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren and 5 great great grandchildren. Sister: Florence Bradley of Gilbert, AZ and Brother Harold Radtke of Plattsmouth.
She was preceded in death by her parents Harold & Laura Radtke, Husband Jim Dietl; 2 grandsons Derek J. Stanberry and Sonday Dietl, and son-in-law Robert Peter.
Betty was a dedicated wife and mother who enjoyed her family tremendously. She filled her time with card playing at the community center, crocheting, sewing and reading.
Visitation will be Friday, February 8, 2019 from 1 until 8 PM with the family present from 6 – 8 at the Harvey Funeral Home Plattsmouth, NE. There will be a Rosary at 5 PM at the funeral home.
Funeral Mass will be Saturday, February 9, 2019 at 10:30 AM. at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church Manley, NE. with Father Thomas Wiedle officiating. Burial will be in St. Patrick’s Cemetery in Manley.
Memorials may be directed to the American Diabetes Association.
Online condolences to www.bpharveyfuneralhome.com
Brian P. Harvey Funeral Home
Plattsmouth, NE 402-296-4445