June 15, 2022
The Funeral Service for Diane Huettl, 62, Ipswich, will be at 11:30 a.m., Wed-nesday, June 15, 2022, at Leonard-Gramm Funeral Home, 720 6th St., Ipswich, with Pastor Jason Dignan officiating. Diane's family requests casual attire for service attendees. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens, Aberdeen.
Diane passed away on Friday, June 10, 2022, surrounded by family at Aberdeen Health and Rehab.
Visitation will be two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.
Diane Lynn Shinabarger was born on September 18, 1959, to Clarence 'Buster' and Marilyn 'Jo' (Nelson) Shinabarger in Deadwood. This is the area where she grew up and attended school. Following high school, Diane lived in Colorado, Sturgis and Aberdeen. It was in Aberdeen that she met John Huettl. Diane and John were united in marriage on March 26, 1993, in Aberdeen. Diane had four children prior to this marriage, and their union added an additional five children. The couple remained in Aberdeen until 1998, when they relocated to Ipswich.
Diane was a gifted seamstress, cook and baker, and was known for her homemade tortillas and desserts. She enjoyed playing cards, family gatherings and feeding and caring for the rabbits and birds that made her yard their home. She was very organized and liked to stay busy and was rarely found standing still. Diane was very family orientated and loved spending time with them whenever possible.
Grateful for having shared Diane's life are her husband, John Huettl of Ipswich; children, Autumn Mack of Brookings, Jade Stugelmayer of Aberdeen, Tara (Derek) Nelson of Wyoming, Shaun (Courtney) Arsaga of Rapid City, Edwin Huettl of Aberdeen, Nick Huettl of California, Caleb Huettl of Aberdeen, April Huettl of Aberdeen, Timmy (Tia) Huettl of Sioux Falls; siblings, Doug (Julie) Shinabarger of Sioux Falls, Dennis (Cathy) Shinabarger of Florida, Rick Shinabarger of Rapid City, Robynn (Ryan) Konsor of Ipswich; sister-in-law, Mary (David) Voeltz of Pierre; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and parents-in-law.
In lieu of flowers, the family prefers memorials. Memorials can be directed c/o John Huettl, PO Box 451, Ipswich SD, 57451.
Arrangements are with Leonard-Gramm Funeral Home of Ipswich. Condolences and memories may be shared with her family at http://www.leonardfh.com .