CALLENDER — Lily Mae Diegel, age 85 years of Lincoln, passed away February 12, 2018. Lily was born on May 26, 1932, on a farm near Callender, Iowa, to Harry and Margaret (Lillig) Allard. She attended Fulton Township grade school and graduated from Callender Public High School. Lily graduated from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln and was a school teacher at Saratoga Elementary School in Lincoln for many years.

Lily is survived by her sister and brother-in-law, Mary and Leonard Schneider of Callender, Iowa and many nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Albert and brother George Allard.

The funeral service will be held at 1:00 pm on Thursday, February 15, 2018, at Butherus Maser and Love funeral home, 4040 A St, Lincoln.

Memorials are suggested to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.