Rita L. Wiedle

Rita L. Wiedle, 95, of Clyde, died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at her home.

She was born Dec. 15, 1917, in Milan, to Fabian and Helen (Holzhauer) Schwable. She married Howard R. Wiedle May 11, 1940, and he survives.

She also is survived by four children, Jean (Roger) Block of Treasure Island, Fla., Russell A. “Butch” (Helen) Wiedle of Topeka, Kan., and Douglas G. (Janis) Wiedle and Patricia (Kit Hetrick) Wiedle, both of Clyde; seven grandchildren; three stepgrandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; nine stepgreat-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Penny Sue Wiedle, in 1964; and four siblings, Rose Gunn, Mary Oakes, Robert Schwable and Wilfred Schwable.

Visitation is 1-3 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. today, Jan. 2, 2013, at Mitchell-Auxter Funeral Home, 218 S. Main St., Clyde.

Her funeral is 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home with the Rev. Ed Schleter officiating. Burial will follow at Parkhurst Cemetery, Clyde.

Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.