Diane Ermler, 74, died on Tuesday, March 5, 2019, in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
A memorial service was Wednesday, March 13, at Dow Rummel Village Chapel, Sioux Falls. Committal service was at St. Michael Cemetery.
Diane Heitkamp was born on Dec. 5, 1944, to Tom and Alvina (Klein) Heitkamp in Adrian. She grew up in Adrian and graduated from St. Adrian High School in 1962.
Diane worked as a bookkeeper at the Rock County Bank and also as a meal site manager for the elderly in Luverne. She worked in the Narey & Chozen law office in Spirit Lake, Iowa. She enjoyed her volunteer work at the South Dakota State Children’s Organization in Sioux Falls and was also a committee member at Dow Rummel Village.
She is survived by a daughter, Sandy Gonzales of Houston, Texas; a son, Mike (Rhonda) Ermler of Carlisle, Iowa; four grandchildren, Kirbie Gonzales, Houston, Texas, Jessica Ermler, Lawrence, Kansas, Mallory Bolenbaugh (Ryan), Iowa City, Iowa, and Joey Ermler, Carlisle, Iowa; two sisters, Doreen Friedman of Sioux Falls, and Donna Mae Henriksen of Litchfield; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, two sisters-in-law, two brothers-in-law and a nephew.
Arrangements were provided by Miller Funeral Home of Sioux Falls, www.millerfh.com.