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 Eleanor Lucille <I>Surbrook</I> Dietzel

Eleanor Lucille Surbrook Dietzel

Mancelona, Antrim County, Michigan, USA
Death 7 Nov 2012 (aged 65)
Caro, Tuscola County, Michigan, USA
Burial Caro, Tuscola County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 100337787 · View Source
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Eleanor, 65, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at her home. Eleanor was the daughter of the late Rev. Lewis and Edith (Kitchin) Surbrook.

She was united in marriage with Earl Dietzel on July 10, 1964 in Marlette and the couple has cherished more than forty-eight years together.

Eleanor will be best remembered as a woman of God, loving wife and devoted mother. She was an excellent seamstress who enjoyed sewing and altering clothes for friends and family. She also liked crafts, volunteering her time, flowers, bird watching, and wearing bright colors with "bling".

Eleanor was a member of the Caro Assembly of God Church and enjoyed singing and playing the tambourine there. She loved spending time with her grandchildren, great-grand
children, and her family pets.

Eleanor is survived by her husband, Earl Dietzel of Caro; four children and their spouses, Rev. David & Julie Dietzel of Caro, Timothy Dietzel of Marlette, Rev. Paul & Jessica Dietzel of Corunna, Mary Campbell of Caro; her grandchildren, Noel and Jeremiah Dietzel, Thomas Levine, Andrew and Johannah Campbell, Austin, Emily, Elijah, Autumn and Lillie Dietzel; two great-grandchildren, Amare' Fredrickson and Amelia Dietzel; her siblings, Evelyn & Wayne Whittaker of Cass City, Rev. Mark & Linda Surbrook of Miltonvale, Kansas, Sharyn & Ronald Perry of Overland Park, Kansas; many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Lois Sugden; two brothers, Ray Surbrook and infant Dean L. Surbrook; one son-in-law, David Campbell.

Funeral services were held on Monday, November 12, 2012 at the Ransford Collon Funeral Home in Caro with Pastor Arnold Burger officiating. Cremation followed the service.




  • Created by: Theron & Helen Smith
  • Added: 7 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100337787
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Eleanor Lucille Surbrook Dietzel (27 Feb 1947–7 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100337787, citing Indian Fields Township Cemetery, Caro, Tuscola County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Theron & Helen Smith (contributor 46935364) .