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In Memory of

Ellen B. Dierks

May 18, 1926 - August 7, 2017

Obituary


Ellen Betty Visek Dierks, age 91, of Seminole, Florida, passed away on August 7th, 2017 at the Brookside Hospice Care Center in Palm Harbor.

Ellen was born in Chicago, Illinois on May 18, 1926. She married Paul Dierks in 1948. They were married 59 years before he preceded her in death in 2007. Ellen worked for Western Electric for several years before becoming a full time Mom and homemaker. She was active in her children's lives, the PTA, her church, the Moose and various other organizations. Later in life she was a volunteer at...

Ellen Betty Visek Dierks, age 91, of Seminole, Florida, passed away on August 7th, 2017 at the Brookside Hospice Care Center in Palm Harbor.

Ellen was born in Chicago, Illinois on May 18, 1926. She married Paul Dierks in 1948. They were married 59 years before he preceded her in death in 2007. Ellen worked for Western Electric for several years before becoming a full time Mom and homemaker. She was active in her children's lives, the PTA, her church, the Moose and various other organizations. Later in life she was a volunteer at Largo Medical Center for 26 years. She enjoyed making hundreds of handcrafts (needlepoint, cross stitch, quilting, ceramics) over many years.

Ellen is survived by her brother Ken, her children Valerie and Paul, son-in-law Dave Simpson,
daughter-in-law Sandy, Grandchildren Hilary Wiezbenski and April Cropper, and their
respective families. She had 5 great grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be sent to Suncoast Hospice. Arrangements under the direction of Serenity Funeral Home, Largo, FL.