Mrs. Betty C. Lieder


Mrs. Betty C. Lieder, surviving spouse of Rev. Dr. Lyle W. Lieder passed away on Friday, January 13, 2023.

No public service is planned at this time.

Rev. Dr. Lieder served Hornick; Vice-President Morningside College; Odebolt-Boyer; Eagle Grove; Spencer; Mason City, First; Superintendent, Spencer District; and Clear Lake. He retired in 1984.

Survivors include her daughter, Bishop Deborah Lieder Kiesey; daughter, Rebecca Lieder Smith of Iowa City, Iowa; son and daughter-in-love, David and Janet (Staley) Lieder of Stewartville, Minnesota; daughter and son-in-love Rachel Lieder Simeon and Mark Haines Simeon of Harstine Island, Washington; 10 grandchildren; and 9 great grandchildren. 

A full obituary may be found at Iowa Cremation.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Iowa City Hospice.

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