….. age 75, went to the Church Triumphant on Saturday, July 18, 2020, at her home.

Karon was born in Pigeon on June 3, 1945, to Otto and Viola (Polley) Weippert. After graduating High School, she married Allan Nietzke on August 29, 1964, at St. Paul Lutheran Church (Linkville). Karon was an active member of Immanuel Lutheran Church where she counted money and made many dishes for funeral luncheons. She was excellent at cooking and baking and enjoyed sharing her many treats. She enjoyed and was an active volunteer for the Sebewaing Rotary Club, enjoyed watching her children and grandchildren play sports, was a member of the Jaycettes in Sebewaing, and liked playing cards.

Karon is survived by her husband, Allan Nitezke; children: Amy (Thomas) Marciniak of Beaverton, Scott (Christine) Nietzke of Bay City and William (Stephanie) Nietzke of Freeland; grandchildren: Taylor Marciniak, Tyler (Nicole) Marciniak, Carys Nietzke and Mia Nietzke; twin sister, Sharon Engelhardt; and nieces and nephews.

Karon is preceded in death by her parents and sister, Geraldine Koehler.

MEMORIALS: Rotary Foundation, CTK-Athletics, or Immanuel Lutheran Church.


Click here to listen to the "Funeral Sermon of Karon Nietzke" delivered by Pastor Boyer