Stella Dietz


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Merle Hay Funeral Home


Stella Dietz

March 31, 1931 - January 23, 2016

Stella M. Dietz was born March 31, 1931 in Mapleton, IA and died January 23, 2016 in Des Moines, IA. She was the daughter of Mike and Elizabeth (Zeiman) Schoenherr. Stella married Paul Dietz on September 10, 1952. After residing in Alhambra, CA they relocated to Urbandale, IA in 1953. Stella was employed by Younkers department store for 20+ years, retiring in 1991. She was a member of St. Pius X Catholic Church.

Surviving are four sisters: Consilia and Eileen Schoenherr, Bernice Hageman, and Nora Flanigan; two sons, Don (Kelly) and Bill (Ale); granddaughter, Jennifer (Tony) Shepard; and great-grandchildren: Brooklyn, Shawn, and Becket Shepard. She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul and son, Dave.

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