Diane M. Bauleke, age 78 of Le Sueur, died Friday, September 27, 2019 at the Ridgeview Medical Center in Le Sueur. Memorial Mass will be 11am on Thursday, October 3 at St. Anne’s Catholic Church, Le Sueur. Visitation will be from 9-11am at the church on Thursday. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Le Sueur. Lunch to follow burial at St. Anne’s School, Le Sueur. Fr. Chris Shofner will officiate the services.
Diane was born on October 6, 1940 to Leonard and Delores (Hrdlichka) Dahn in St. Peter. She grew up in Le Sueur and attended Le Sueur public schools. She married Elwood Bauleke on October 13, 1956 at St. Anne’s Church, Le Sueur. The couple lived in Le Sueur and she was a loving homemaker, wife, and mother. After the kids were older she worked at Telex, ADC, and other various jobs. Diane enjoyed her time with grandkids, family, fishing, and time with family at the lake.
She is survived by her husband, Elwood; children, Raymond Bauleke of Le Sueur, Patrick “Pat” (Debra) Bauleke of Eagle Lake, MN, Karen (Gary) Dunnick of Le Sueur, and Jeffrey (Dee Dee) Bauleke of Le Center; 16 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren and many realatives and friends.
She is preceded in death by her parents; granddaughter, Emma.