Greta Linnea Dietz, 103, Excelsior Springs, passed away Thursday, June 21, 2007, at the Excelsior Springs Convalescent Center.
Mrs. Dietz was born on May 14, 1904 in Grena, Sweden. She immigrated to the United States in 1926 and became a naturalized citizen in 1941.
She was married to Elmer A. Dietz and he preceded her in death on August 27, 1983.
She was a member of the St. Ann Catholic Church Excelsior Springs, Mo.
Survivors include one sister, Marie Vassalo of Lake Worth, Fla.; step-grandchildren Denise Hein and Donna Baranyai, niece Catherine Horn of Union, and friend Maggie Teegarden of Excelsior Springs.
The family will receive friends beginning at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 26, 2007, with Rosary at 10:30 a.m. and Mass of Christian Burial held at 11:00 a.m. at the St. Ann Catholic Church in Excelsior Springs. Msgr. William Caldwell will offficiate.
Burial will be in the St. Peter & Paul Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial contributions to church.
Services are under the direction of Polley Funeral Home, Excelsior Springs.