Catherine Colleen Dietz, 83

Catherine Colleen Dietz, 83, of New Prague, died Thursday, Feb. 14, 2008, at Mala Strana Health Care Center in New Prague.

Catherine was born June 3, 1924, in Derrynane Township, Le Sueur County, a daughter of Thomas and Catherine (Connolly) Moore. Born and raised near St. Thomas, she graduated from Le Center High School. She married Daniel L. Dietz on May 1, 1942, at St. Thomas. Catherine was a homemaker in her own home and was a member of Progressive Homemakers and the Council of Catholic Women.

She is survived by children DiAnn (Rick) Smith, Minneapolis, Richard (Cheryl) Dietz, Montgomery, William (Carol) Dietz, Faribault, Doug (Charlene) Dietz, New Prague, and Alan (Laurie) Dietz, New Prague; a sister Dorothy Halloran, Le Sueur; 13 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and five step-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband on March 14, 1996; a son Kevin Dietz in 1978; daughter-in-law Eileen Hennes Dietz; her parents; siblings Robert J. Moore, Leo Moore, Merlin T. Moore, Frances Melchior and Marietta Sharkey.

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in New Prague, with Rev. Kevin Clinton officiating at the Mass of Christian Burial.

Interment was at St. Wenceslaus Cemetery in New Prague. Pallbearers were grandchildren Christine Trcka, Brian Dietz, Jodi Mockenhaupt, David Mockenhaupt, Daniel Mockenhaupt, Michael Dietz, Martin Dietz, Melissa Dietz, Thomas Dietz and Ashley Dietz, Jeff Dietz, Katie Dietz and Anna Dietz.

Visitation was held from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Bruzek Funeral Home in New Prague, with parish wake prayers held at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

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