|Birth: ||Aug. 17, 1901|
|Death: ||Jan. 4, 1985|
Funeral services for Cecilia Polley were held Tuesday, January 8, 1985 at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in McIntosh at 2 p.m. Rev. Michael Petri officiated and the Reese Hoialmen Funeral Home of McIntosh was in charge of arrangements.
Harriet Cecilia Margaret Diercks Polley was born August 17, 1901 to parents Kurt and Margaret Diercks at Goodhue, Minnesota. She was baptized September 15, 1901 and confirmed May 31, 1915 at St. John's Lutheran Church.
Cecilia was united in marriage to William Polley December 23, 1918 at Goodhue by Rev. G. Hinnenthal. They came to the Fosston-McIntosh area where they have since resided. She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church.
Mrs. Polley passed away Friday, January 4, 1985 at the McIntosh Manor Nursing Home at the age of 83 years.
Survivors include six children, Rev. Laverne Polley of Decatur, Indiana, Rev. Victor Polley of Leavenworth, Kansas, Ruth, Mrs. H.C. Mueller of Hoagland, Indiana, Marlene, Mrs. Roland Habedank of McIntosh, Merrill Polley of Dallas, Texas and Gerald Polley of Pelican Rapids, 26 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren, one sister, Mrs. Henrietta Firl of Red Wing, three brothers, Alvin and Kermit Diercks of Goodhue and Willis Diercks of Red Wing and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, William, one daughter, Wilma and two sons, Lyle and Howard.
Mrs. Robert Tangen was the organist. Casket bearers were all nephews, Curtis Bartz, Bernard Schultz, John Polley, Clifford Bartz, Henry Bartz, D.J. Hegland.
Kurt Diercks (1868 - 1941)
Margaret Catherine Reese Diercks (1879 - 1968)
William John Polley (1895 - 1964)
Laverne William Polley (1919 - 1997)*
Lyle Edward Polley (1922 - 1983)*
Howard K Polley (1924 - 1961)*
Marlene Edith Gaynell Polley Habedank (1934 - 2013)*
Edward John Diercks (1898 - 1950)*
Laura Catherine Diercks Thiemann (1899 - 1984)*
Cecelia Harriet Diercks Polley (1901 - 1985)
Leonard Peter Diercks (1903 - 1970)*
Alvin Diercks (1905 - 1986)*
Henrietta Louise Diercks Firl (1907 - 1991)*
Norman Richard Diercks (1910 - 1973)*
Kermit Nicklaus Diercks (1912 - 1988)*
Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery
Maintained by: Wayne Diercks
Originally Created by: Maureen Vaudrin Laughery
Record added: Aug 30, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57936167
Added: Aug. 11, 2011