Our loving mother and grandmother passed away May 8, 2012 at Mid Michigan Regional Medical Center after a courageous battle with a lengthy illness, age 82. Marie was born on June 22, 1929 to the late Joseph and Jennie MacQue. She married Edward F. Dietlein on October 5, 1946. He preceded her in death on September 7, 2002. She was born and resided in Auburn her entire life and was a lifelong member of St. Joseph Parish. Throughout her life she worked various jobs including food service at Western High School and as a "food sample lady" at Meijer, where she enjoyed seeing old friends and making new ones. She always enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. Marie is survived by three sons: Mike (Joanne), Randy (Susan), David (Patti Gabler), as well as five grandchildren: Michael, Kurt, Tyler, Rachel (Joshua) Lauria, and Aubry Dietlein and one great grandchild, Amanda. She was preceded in death by one brother, James MacQue and several brothers and sisters in law. Funeral mass will be celebrated Friday, May 11, 2012 at 10:00 at St. Anthony's Catholic Church, Auburn. Friends may call at Cunningham-Taylor Funeral Home, Auburn on Thursday, May 10 from 2:00 to 8:00 P.M. She will lie in state at St. Anthony's from 9:00 until 10:00 service. Those planning an expression of sympathy should consider donations, in lieu of flowers, to Toni and Trish House or St. Joseph's Parish of Auburn.