Dorothy Marie Fiddelke – Iowa Falls – Mix 94.7KMCH

Dorothy Marie Fiddelke, 80, of Iowa Falls, Iowa, formerly of Manchester, Iowa, died Tuesday, November 22, 2022 at Mercy One Medical Center in Waterloo. She was born on August 21, 1942 in Amherst, Nebraska to Frank and Marie (Kreutzer) Fisher. Dorothy was raised and educated in Amherst and was a 1960 graduate of Amherst High School.

On April 22, 1962, Dorothy was married to Norman Fiddelke at the Zion Lutheran Church in Kearney, Nebraska. Five children were born to this union. Dorothy was a loving mother and housewife. The family lived in Manchester for 20 years before moving to Iowa Falls in 1996. Dorothy worked as a special needs worker.

Dorothy was a dedicated mother who never missed her children’s events. She enjoyed traveling with Norman. Dorothy liked quilting, playing board games and cards. Dorothy loved her family more than anything and enjoyed spending time with them. Dorothy’s giving nature continued after her death with her organ donation through the Iowa Donor Network.

Survivors include her 60-year-old husband Norman Fiddelke of Iowa Falls; their five children, Kevin (Lisa) Fiddelke of Kansas City, Missouri, Kurt (Deena) Fiddelke of Waterloo, Kyle Fiddelke (fiancé, Michal Alchikh) of San Diego, California, Kim (Nathan) Nealson of Des Moines, and Kelly (Michael) Horn of Peoria, Illinois; eight grandchildren, Casey Fiddelke, Aaron Fiddelke, Yvette Fiddelke, Allen Fiddelke, Megan Miller, Abbie Shiflett, Kinsey Nealson and Colin Horn; seven great-grandchildren; her sister-in-law Ruby Fisher; brothers and sisters-in-law Kaye Fiddelke, Susanne (Guy) McCabe, Wes (Mary) Fiddelke, Barb (Jack) Eberhart and Randy (Barby) Fiddelke; and many nieces and nephews.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents; Brother Lowell Fisher; Sister, Evonne (Eugene) Bergt; and brother-in-law Roger Fiddleke.

In lieu of flowers, the family is asking that donations be made to Our Savior Lutheran Church.

Online condolences can be sent to Funeral Service: Tuesday, November 29, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Manchester, Iowa, conducted by Rev. David Weber.

Visit: Monday 28 November 2022 from 3pm to 7pm at the Leonard-Muller Funeral Home, Manchester,
Iowa. Friends can also visit the church on Tuesdays from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Burial: Coffins Grove Cemetery – Manchester, Iowa