Chrystal Lee Dicus, 62, of Highland, died Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, at her residence.
She was born on Saturday, Nov. 21, 1953, in Highland, the daughter of Jerome J. Zobrist and Carol S. Zobrist Miller (nee Wirz).
On Friday, July 14, 1972, she married Ronald Ray Dicus, who survives.
Chrystal was born and raised in Highland. She was a 1971 graduate of Highland High School, where she was a cheerleader and a homecoming court attendant. As a youth, she worked for Kayser Drug Store and was a runner-up in the Ms. Madison County Fair Queen contest. Although she was primarily a homemaker, she had worked for Holzinger Insurance and other numerous local jobs. She enjoyed mushroom hunting, being outdoors, fishing and watching St. Louis Cardinals Baseball. She also loved watching her grandchildren and their sporting events.
Survivors include: husband, Ronald R. “Ron” Dicus, of Highland; father, Jerome J. (Carla B.) Zobrist of Highland; daughters, Trista L. Dall of Aviston; Trina R. Dennison of Highland; and Teffy E. (Brian) Beard of Highland; grandchildren, Tori E. Dall of Aviston, Taylor E. Dall of Aviston, Bryce M. Dennison of Highland, Tegan M. Beard of Highland and Cameron R. Dennison of Highland; brothers, Rodney J. (Debi A.) Zobrist of Highland and Tim A. (Helen) Zobrist of Osseo, Wis.; and a sister, Tammy L. (Jay) Hammond of Greenville.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Carol S. Miller (nee Wirz) (died March 23, 2003); and stepfather, Lee Miller.
Arrangements are being handled by Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland.
Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, and from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015, at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland.
Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015, at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, with the Rev. Christopher W. Hill, Senior Pastor, officiating.
Interment will be at Highland City Cemetery in Highland.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.