Sanilac County News




Aieleen E. Deike, age 81, of Deckerville, died Saturday, February 6, 2021, in Stonegate Village, Sandusky.

She was born August 25, 1939 in Deckerville, the daughter of the late Earl and Jessie (Simmons) Cameron Sr.

She grew up in Deckerville and graduated from Deckerville High School. On April 22, 1961, she married Eugene Deike. He preceded her in death on December 16, 1994.

Aieleen was a former employee of Midwest Rubber Co. She enjoyed yard work, growing flowers in her garden, and going for walks. She was a member of St. John Lutheran Church, Palms, and a member of the Ladies Aide.

She is survived by three sons, Douglas and David Deike both of Deckerville, and Dennis (Mary) Deike of Georgia; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one sister, Joann Wagester of Deckerville; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Earl (Skip) Cameron Jr.; and one brother-in-law, Dale Wagester.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 15, 2021 at the Downing Cemetery.

Memorials may be given to St. Johns Lutheran Church, Palms.

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