Memorials requested to St. John's Lutheran Cemetery Fund.
Elizabeth Amelia Diekmann, 90, of Owensville, Mo., passed away Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021, at Frene Valley Stonebridge in Owensville.
She was born Aug. 16, 1930, to James Albert and Iva (Brown) Brown in Eureka.
She was united in marriage to Harold Diekmann Aug. 14, 1949, in Allenton.
Elizabeth was a member of St. Johns Lutheran Church of Charlotte. She enjoyed reading, crocheting, gardening, planting flowers and spending time with family.
She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Iva Brown; husband, Harold Diekmann in 1996; son-in-law, Gary Howell; great-grandchildren, Mary Gearin and Scotty Neaveill; brothers, Ivan and Jimmy Brown; brothers-in-law, Norman Falls, Danny Walker, Harvey Hamric and Charlie Butler.
She is survived by her sons, Harold Diekmann Jr. and wife Barbara of Pacific, James Diekmann and fiancé Debbie of Berger and Daniel Diekmann and wife Mona of Gerald; daughters, Carole Howell of Union, Sandy Diekmann of Pacific and Suzy Diekmann of Gerald; brothers, Bud Brown of St. Clair, Gene Brown and wife Peggie of Pacific, Tommy Brown and wife Sheryl of Villa Ridge, Ronnie Brown and wife Kim of Rosebud and Ricky Brown and wife Debby of Republic: sisters: Roberta Falls of Eureka, Jackie Walker of Springfield, Iva Hamric of Ward, Ark. and Connie Butler of Washington; sister-in-law, Sandie Brown of St. Clair; and 18 grandchildren, many great-grandchildren and great, great-grandchildren.
The family wishes to thank the staff at StoneBridge Senior Living for the love, care and kindness that they showed to their mother and the family. It will never be forgotten.
Visitation will be Tuesday, Jan. 5 from 4-8 p.m. at Gottenstroeter Chapel in Owensville.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, Jan. 6 at 10:30 a.m. at the Chapel with Rev. Paul Landgraf officiating. Burial will be at St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery in Charlotte.
Family requests memorials to St. Johns Lutheran Church Cemetery.
Please observe cover restrictions. Family requests that masks are mandatory. The break room will be closed.