Wednesday, 10 June 2009 10:57Mary Elizabeth Dieterle, of Bethpage, passed away June 1, 2009. Mary was born and raised in Mill Neck. She was one of five children born to the late Charles and Emily Simons, and for more than 50 years she was the wife of Harold Dieterle Sr. (deceased). Mary will be remembered by her children, Harold, Jr. and Dee Dee; daughter-in-law Mary Beth and son-in-law Chris Knott; her grandchildren, Harold III, Jennifer Gordon; and great- grandchildren, Chase, Amanda, Emily, Gwyneth and Oonagh; along with other friends and family. Mary enjoyed participating in sports such as ice skating and golf, and in her later years enjoyed watching sports and spending time with her family. Arrangements were made by Arthur F. White Funeral Home. Funeral Mass was held June 5 at St. Martin of Tours RC Church with interment following at Holy Rood Cemetery. Donations in Elizabeth’s name may be sent to the Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind (371 East Jericho Tpke., Smithtown, NY 11787).