In Memory of Minerva Meyer Diekvoss Batt ’48

MINERVA L. MEYER DIEKVOSS BATT ’48 of Columbus, Wisconsin, died Sept. 6, 2020. She attended Ripon College from 1944-1945 and later graduated from North Central College in Naperville, Illinois. She worked at Barlow & Seelig Mfg. Co. in Ripon and served with her minister husband, the Rev. Samuel Batt, in five parishes in northern Illinois. She retired to Columbus and tutored seventh-grade girls in math. She was active in the Columbus United Methodist Church and served as an officer in the Women’s Society of World Service in the Evangelical United Brethren Church and its successor United Methodist Women. She taught school and performed office work. Survivors include two daughters.