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Anna Dietrich

June 13, 1943 — November 27, 2019

A nna “Ann” (Zubler) Dietrich, 76, of Morrill, Kansas passed away Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at the Stormont-Vail Hospital in Topeka, Kansas.

Ann was born June 13, 1943 in Sabetha, Kansas the daughter of Donald and Blanche (Bailey) Zubler. Ann was united in marriage to Gary Lee Dietrich on March 9, 1959.

Ann served as the mayor of Morrill from 1981-1991 and 1993-1999, and was also a past President of the Sabetha FFA Alumni Association. She was a bus driver for the Sabetha School District from 1977-2019.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Gary on April 11, 2018.

She is survived by a daughter, Laurie (Rick) Huppert of Sabetha; three sons, Grant (Vonda) Dietrich and Joel Dietrich both of Morrill, and Todd (Debbie) Dietrich of Haughton, Louisiana, and two grandsons, Trevor (Breonna) Huppert of Horicon, Wisconsin, and Bryan (Emory) Rhodes of Bossier City, Louisiana; four granddaughters, Katelyn (David) Schmidt of Victoria, Kansas, Anna Dietrich of Alexandria, Louisiana, Teara Dietrich of Gladstone, Missouri and Angelique Gossens of Morrill; four great grandsons, Emerson Schmidt, Gunner Schmidt, Dalston Schmidt, and Gabriel Rhodes; great granddaughters, Jocelyn Rhodes, Alyeah Gossens and Hadley Gossens; a sister, Ethel (Robert) McGuire of Herington, Kansas; and brothers, Mark Zubler of Morrill, Kansas and Dana (Maria) Zubler of Pensacola, Florida.

A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the Popkess Mortuary Chapel in Sabetha, Kansas. The family will greet friends from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. prior to service time at the funeral home. A private inurnment will be held at a later date and time. Memorial contributions may be made to the Sabetha High School FFA, sent in care of Popkess Mortuary, 823 Virginia Street, Sabetha, KS 66534.

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