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Betty A Diederich

November 19, 1939 — June 29, 2022

Betty A Diederich


Betty Diederich, of Hays, Kansas died Wednesday, June 29, 2022, at HaysMed - Hays.

She was born November 19, 1939, in Hays, Kansas to William J and Amelia (Merker) Wasinger. She met and married Dale R. Diederich on November 29, 1958, and from this union came a daughter, Donna and a son, David.

Bettys family was her first love, and she enjoyed spending time on the family farm, and with her many friends. Her interests included: homemaking, gardening, boating, camping, and skiing, too. She could be found cheering on the FHSU Tigers, KU Basketball, the Royals, and the Chiefs.

Betty worked at the Good Samaritan Society, and SRS State of Kansas

She was a member of the Daughters of Isabella at St. Josephs Catholic Church Hays.

Betty is survived by her children: Donna Rowley and husband John; Dave Diederich and wife Chris; and her brother: Bill Wasinger. Six grandchildren; 10 greatgrandchildren and 10 nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, and her sister, Mary Lou Logan.

Visitation will be Tuesday, July 5th, 2022, from 6 PM to 8 PM with a parish vigil service at 7 PM and Wednesday, July 6th, 2022, from 9 AM to 9:45 AM all at Brock's-Keithley Funeral Chapel, 2509 Vine Street Hays, Kansas 67601. Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday, July 6th, 2022, at 10 AM at St Joseph's Catholic Church, 215 West 13th Street Hays, Kansas 67601, with Father Rich Daise officiating. Burial will follow the services in the parish cemetery.

Memorials are suggested to: TMP Marian and/or St Josephs Church in care of the funeral chapel.

Services in care of Brocks-Keithley Funeral Chapel and Crematory, 2509 Vine Street Hays, Kansas 67601.

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