Dixie Lee BiekerSeptember 23, 2017
Dixie Lee Bieker, age 76, of Ellis, Kansas passed away Saturday, September 23, 2017 in Ellis. She was born September 23, 1941 in Ellis to Emmett and Viola (Reams) Fuller. Dixie graduated from Ellis High School in 1959 and married Bernard Bieker on July 18, 1959 in Ellis. He preceded her in death January 3, 2003.
Dixie was a homemaker and had worked as a Line Leader for Adronics. She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church and she enjoyed collecting dolls and playing Bingo.
She is survived by two sons, Mark Bieker of Arizona and Ben Bieker of Ellis; a daughter, Tammy Huff (Robert) of Towanda, Kansas; a son-in-law, Kelly Oppliger of Hays; twelve grandchildren, Joshua Bieker, Allison Bieker, Jessica Whittington (Rodney), Rachel Jones (Toby), Kelli Oppliger, Brandon Bieker (Maddison), Blake Bieker, Thomas McElroy (Nichole), Samantha McElroy, Jesse Huff (Mikayla), Robert Huff Jr. and Victoria, Huff as well as 9 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a daughter, Debra Oppliger; a son, Thomas Bieker; brothers, Emmett and James Fuller; sisters, Margie Bieker, Betty Jane Legleiter and Mary Ellis.
Graveside services will be 11 AM Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Ellis.
Visitation will be 6 PM – 8 PM Tuesday, September 26, 2017 with a combined rosary and vigil service at 7 PM all at Keithley Funeral Chapel 400 E. 17th Ellis, KS 67637.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Dixie Bieker Memorial Fund to be used according to the wishes of the family.
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