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Florence Mae Dinius

November 25, 1935 ~ March 25, 2020 (age 84)

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Florence Mae Dinius, 84

Beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend, Florence Mae Dinius, 84, of Mullan, Idaho, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at the Shoshone Medical Center of Kellogg.  She was born November 25, 1935 in Beulah, North Dakota; Florence was the daughter of Chris and Emma (Richau) Christman.

Florence moved to the Silver Valley with her family at a young age and was raised around Burke and Gem.

In 1951, Florence was united in marriage to Wendelin Dinius at the Hitching Post in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Florence was a homemaker raising five children.

In her free time Florence enjoyed crocheting, going camping and spending time outdoors. Florence was an avid reader of the bible and was a proud member of the Assembly of God Church of Wallace. Florence was also a social butterfly and loved to be out and about.

Florence is survived by her four children Wanda James, Sandra (Gary) Frank, and her twins Bobbi (Brian) Gunderson and Byllie (Martin) Sutherland. Florence is also survived by numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, siblings, nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Wendelin and her daughter Mary Ellen Cindy Perkins.

Private burial will take place due to Covid-19.

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