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In Memory of

Delight Ramona Siebert

March 28, 1927 - October 8, 2016

Obituary


Delight Siebert, 89, passed away peacefully on the morning of Saturday, October 8, 2016 at the home of her daughter, Bonnie Whitaker.

Funeral services will be held 10 a.m., Thursday, October 13, 2016, at Ankeny Funeral Home (1510 W. First St. Ankeny, 50023). Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday at Ankeny Funeral Home. Further services and burial will take place in Delight's hometown of Topeka, Kansas.

Delight was born March 28, 1927 in Topeka, Kansas, to Claude and Donna (Bartley) Liles. She was united in marriage to...

Delight Siebert, 89, passed away peacefully on the morning of Saturday, October 8, 2016 at the home of her daughter, Bonnie Whitaker.

Funeral services will be held 10 a.m., Thursday, October 13, 2016, at Ankeny Funeral Home (1510 W. First St. Ankeny, 50023). Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday at Ankeny Funeral Home. Further services and burial will take place in Delight's hometown of Topeka, Kansas.

Delight was born March 28, 1927 in Topeka, Kansas, to Claude and Donna (Bartley) Liles. She was united in marriage to Arthur Walter Siebert on December 24, 1946 in Topeka, Kansas (he passed away December 26, 1996); to this union eight children were born. Delight worked at Niezners's Department Store in Newton, Iowa and also was a homemaker and stayed very busy raising her children.

In her spare time Delight enjoyed sewing, quilting and many other crafting activities. She played board games as well and crossword puzzles. She faithfully attended church on Sunday mornings. Most importantly, Delight treasured spending time with her family, traveling with them, visiting family and going to family reunions.

Delight will be missed by her son, Mark (Kersti) Siebert; daughters, Donna Mitchell, Sharon (Rick) Beenen, Claudia (Raymond) Shadid, Nancy Wilson, Bettie (Jerry Grace) Marshall and Bonnie (Jerry) Whitaker; sister, Darleen (Don) Berry; daughter-in-law, Betsy Siebert; as well as 21 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Delight is preceded in death by her husband Arthur W. Siebert; parents Claude L. and Donna Liles; son, Kevin Siebert; son-in-law, Van D. Mitchell; siblings, Darrell (Ina), Donald, David, Delbert (Judy) Liles, Dixie (Joe) McKinney; and grandchildren, Gale Mitchell, Jason Ducey and Joseph P. Whitaker.

In lieu of flowers, memorial may be directed to the family.