IOTA~It is with heavy hearts that the family of Willie Dietz announces his passing at the age of 85 on Friday, August 21, 2020 in the comfort of his home. A Celebration of Life will be celebrated at 11:00 am on Monday, August 24, 2020 at Ardoin’s Funeral Home Chapel in Iota. Burial will follow in the Iota City Cemetery with Pastor Garland Reed officiating.
Willie’s memory will live on in all who knew and loved him, especially his sons, Shawn Hoffpauir and wife, Montana of Pleasant Hill, and Steven Hoffpauir and wife, Amy of Crowley; daughters, Suzanne Leckelt and husband, Paul of Iota, Trudy Dietz of Eunice, Dalphine Pousson of Iota, Tammy Manuel and husband, Scotty of Eunice, and Alisha Boone of Eunice; sisters, Anna Mae Dietz and husband, Tommy, and Ruby Cart, all of Iota; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren; as well as extended family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Mary Miller Deaville Dietz; his father, Johnny Dietz; mother, Vivian Leckelt Dietz; children, Marilyn Guidry, Tommy Deaville, and Rickey Deaville; sister, Alberta Matte; and other extended family members.
At the request of the family, visitation will be held at Ardoin’s Funeral Home in Iota on Sunday, August 23rd from 10:00 am until 10:00 pm and again on Monday, August 24th from 8:00 am until time of services.
Family and friends may view this obituary and sign the guestbook at www.ardoinfuneralhomes.com
Ardoin’s Funeral Home of Iota, 840 Howard St. (337)779.3083 is in charge of arrangements.