Letty Marie Hilpipre was born on February 24, 1925, to Charles Victor and Jessie Bell (Rapp) Hilpipre. She was born at home on a farm near Blairsburg. Letty was one of twelve children.
She married Glenn Reisetter on November 1, 1945 at the Salem Lutheran Parsonage. She was Baptized and Confirmed at Salem Lutheran Church, rural Radcliffe, where they attended church until their deaths.
She is survived by one daughter Karen Gaunt, two sons, Merritt (Jan) Reisetter and Rick (Laurie) Reisetter all of Radcliffe, and one daughter-in-law Jackie Reisetter of Ames.
Nine Grandchildren, Michelle (Jerry) Taylor of Snellville, GA, Robyn (Larry) Vitch of Apple Valley, MN, Lisa (Jim) Carpenter of Milford, IA, Amy (Eric) Abrams of Ames, Daniel (Robyn) Reisetter, Ashley Reisetter (Jesse) all of Radcliffe, Holly (Jeremy) Eide of Randall, Auston Reisetter (Jamie) of Hubbard and Trenton Reisetter of Radcliffe.
Ten Great-Grandchildren, Brandon & Zachary Taylor, Kaylen & Carter Vitch, Casey & Jamie Carpenter, Colby & Mackenzie Abrams, Denver Reisetter and Chase Reisetter.
Two sisters, LaVonne (Norval) Story of Woolstock and Mary Lou (Vern) Dietrich of Osage. One brother, Donald (Mary) Hilpipre of Wisconsin and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband Glenn, her parents, one son Bernard Reisetter, one grandson Travis Gaunt, a son-in-law James Gaunt, and a daughter-in-law Marilyn Reisetter, her sisters Vera Olson & Mildred King, her brothers Alvin, Wayne, Howard, Virgil, Charles Jr. & Bernard Hilpipre.