Mary Jane Dierksen, 91, of Camanche, passed away Monday, January 22, 2018 at Good Samaritan Home, Davenport, Iowa. Services will be held at the Camanche Chapel Snell-Zornig at 11:00AM Saturday, January 27, 2018. Visitation will be from 10AM until the service hour at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Rose Hill Cemetery, Camanche.
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Jane was born June 11, 1926 in Clinton, Iowa, the daughter of Henry and Esther (Hartman) Dierksen. She was a 1944 Clinton High School graduate. Jane was employed at DuPont for more than 37 years.
She was an avid bowler for many years and attended many State and National conventions; she played basketball for the YWCA and softball for the Lyonettes team. She traveled to many states, including Alaska. Florida, Alabama and Texas and the west coast many times. She also traveled to Ireland and Scandinavia. Jane loved being out of doors and liked dogs.
Survivors include many nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, and great-great nieces and nephews, and friends. She was loved and will be greatly missed by all.
She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, one sister three nieces and a great niece.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.
Published on January 24, 2018