Mrs. Freddie Dietel

Mrs. Frederick Eby (Freddie) Dietel, 95, nee Lucille Mae (Cellie) Bierschwale of Fredericksburg, died Monday, Dec. 24, 2018.

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 31, at Bethany Lutheran Church with the Rev. Allan Williams officiating.

Interment followed at Greenwood Cemetery.

Arrangements were under the direction of Fredericksburg Funeral Home where visitation was held Sunday evening, Dec. 30.

Mrs. Dietel was born July 15, 1923, in Fredericksburg, the daughter of Walter Bierschwale and Lilly Keyser Bierschwale. She married Frederick Eby (Freddie) Dietel on May 5, 1944, at Bethany Lutheran Church. He preceded her in death on Aug. 29, 2014.

Mrs. Dietel is survived by two daughters, one son and spouses, including Debbie and John Calland of San Antonio, Denise and Gary Stehling and Dean and Laurie Dietel, all of Fredericksburg.

Survivors also include six grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and a sister-in-law, Harriet Fuhrmann of Fredericksburg.

In addition to her husband and parents, Mrs. Dietel was preceded in death by one grandson, Rex Walter Stehling; a brother and sister-in-law, Keyser and Ollie Bierschwale, and a brother, Elmer Bierschwale.

Memorials may be made to Bethany Lutheran Foundation, the American Diabetes Association, Hill Country Memorial Hospice or the charity of choice.

Pallbearers included Russell Stehling, Will Stehling, Logan Dietel, Eric Dietel, Michael Calland, Chris Calland and Brett Oestreich.

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