Lorna Anna Johanna (Lorenz) Rieck, 93, of Luzerne passed away peacefully at the Vinton Lutheran Home on February 17, 2021 after a brief illness.
A celebration of Lorna’s life will be held from 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM Saturday, May 8, 2021 at the Blairstown Community Center in Blairstown.
Lorna was born May 10, 1927 in Williamsburg, Iowa to Arnold & Emma (Huedepohl) Lorenz. She married the love of her life Martin (Matt) Rieck on October 1, 1950. She was a loving farm wife, mother and grandma.
Those left to cherish Lorna’s memory are her son, Leland (Sabra) Rieck, Palo; two daughters, Barbara (Steve) Manternach, Watkins, and Lori (Kelyn) VonAhsen, Newhall; five grandchildren, Tara (Clark) Grell, Matthew (Bri Brown) Rieck, Jessica (Mitch Walker) Manternach, David (Danielle) Manternach, Kathryn (Nick) Hafner; and two great-grandsons, Peyton Rieck and Easton Manternach.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband; two daughters, Cheryl Rieck and Lynn Leighton; granddaughter, Debra Manternach; and two brothers, Hilbert Lorenz and Melvin Lorenz.
The family would like to thank the Vinton Lutheran Home for all of their passionate care with Lorna.
Memorials may be made to St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Luzerne. Condolences may be sent to Leland Rieck, 6600 Worcester Road, Palo, IA 52324
Online condolences may be left at www.phillipsfuneralhomes.com