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St. Augustine of Canterbury Church - Hecker, IL
Wednesday June 27th, 2018
8:30am - 9:30am

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Emma A. Diemert

Emma A. Diemert, nee Dickneite, 97, of Waterloo, Illinois, died June 22, 2018, in Waterloo, IL. She was born March 10, 1921, in Harrisonville, IL.

She is survived by grandchildren Rick Diemert, Michelle (Sean) Cheatham, & Darla Stumpf; great grandchildren Connor Black, Mackenzie Stumpf, & Patrick Cheatham; step grandchildren; step great grandchildren; step great great grandchildren; sisters Marie Yount, Eileen Goldschmidt, and Elsie Branson; brother George (Polly) Dickneite; sisters-in-law Gerry Dickneite and Frances Dickneite; brother-in-law Raymond Shoemaker; nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Emma is preceded in death by her husband Armin G. Diemert; son Kenneth V. (Mary) Diemert; granddaughter Elise Drasidio; parents Benard John & Elenora L. (nee Engel) Dickneite; sisters Rosemary Hergenroeder, Bernadine Heider, Dorothy Shoemaker, Leona Burkhardt, and Catherine Gilbert; brothers Ben Jr., Raymond, Sylvester, and David (in infancy) Dickneite.
She was a member of SS Peter & Paul Church (worked at church 18 years), Gossard Company-Millstadt (21 years), quilter at church.

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 
Family Wishes

8:30 AM until 9:30 AM Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at Quernheim Funeral Home
Funeral Mass:
10 AM Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at SS Peter & Paul Church in Waterloo, IL
Father Osang Idagbo C.M. officiating
Interment at Immaculate Conception Cemetery. in Madonnaville, IL

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Mrs Diemert was a wonderful kind soul. I knew her and Armin since I was a little girl living on Mobile st. She made the most fantastic grape jelly! Her life on earth was truly as an angel.

Karen Hoggard Offermann Jun 25 2018 12:00 AM

A SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent by Richard Piechocki on June 24, 2018

Expression of Sympathy Jun 24 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Emma Diemert

Steve C.and Jim J. Jun 23 2018 12:00 AM