Catherine A. Mottet Dickens, 83, a lifelong resident of Iowa City, died Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012, at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City.
Catherine was born Aug. 24, 1929, in Iowa City, the daughter of Paul and Regina (Dalton) Mottet. She graduated from St. Mary’s High School and attended the University of Iowa. Catherine married Willa Dickens Aug. 19, 1950, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Iowa City. In the early years of their marriage, Catherine worked as a bookkeeper at First National Bank in Iowa City. She then dedicated her time and energies to raising her children. She was a lifelong member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church.
Local survivors include her son Tim Dickens of North Liberty.
Instead of flowers, the family requests memorials to Pathways Adult Day Care or St. Mary’s Church.
Condolences may be directed to the family at www.lensingfuneral.com.