Alice B. “Bert” Diercks - 90
8/28/1927 - 3/29/2018
Alice B. “Bert” Diercks age 90 of Clinton, passed away Thursday March 29, 2018 at Mercy Living Center North, Clinton. Funeral service will be held 11:00 AM Tuesday April 3rd at Faith Lutheran Church, Andover. Visitation will be held Tuesday 9:30 AM until the service hour at the church. The Pape Funeral Home is assisting the family. Burial will be at Andover Cemetery. Casket bearers will be Craig, Eric, Cole, Tom, and Troy Diercks, and Evan Hill. Online condolences may be left at www.papefh.com. Alice was born on Aug. 29, 1927 in Clinton, the daughter of Ernest and Mary (Trimble) Hook. She was a Clinton High School graduate in 1945. She married Donald Diercks on Nov. 11, 1945 in Elvira, he died in 1993. Alice and her husband farmed together for many years. She also worked at Mercy Hospital in housekeeping. She was a member of Faith Lutheran Church, American Legion Auxiliary, and enjoyed playing cards, where she attended several card clubs. Alice is survived by her son, David (Pat) Diercks of Low Moor; daughter-in-law, Lynda Diercks of Sparks, NV; five grandchildren, Craig, Eric, Andrea, Rebecca, and Travis; 8 great grandchildren; a brother, Richard Hook of Marion, IA. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, her son, Kenneth, her sister, Helen, and two half-sisters.
Visitation will be held Tuesday 9:30 AM until the service hour at the church.
Funeral service will be held 11:00 AM Tuesday April 3rd at Faith Lutheran Church, Andover. The Pape Funeral Home is assisting the family. Burial will be at Andover Cemetery.