East Penn Press

Monday, November 19, 2018

Robert C. Diehl

Thursday, November 1, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Robert C. Diehl, 84, of Macungie, died Oct. 27, 2018, in his home. He was the husband of Edna G. (Peters) Diehl to whom he was married for 64 years. Born in Hancock, Berks County, he was the son of the late Clarence I. and Elsie (Gracely) Diehl.

He was employed in the shipping and receiving department of Precision Roll Grinders, Chapmans, for 14 years, retiring in 1995. Prior to that he worked for the former Schoeneck Farms, Macungie, for 31 years.

He is survived by his wife; son, Clifford R., of Ulysses; sister, Dolores D. and her husband Ernest Haas, of Fleetwood; granddaughter, Jennifer K. and her husband Lewis Cook, of Genesee; great-grandsons, Jared and Tyler.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church Memorial Fund, 1028 Church St., Fogelsville, 18051.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Nov. 1 in the Heintzelman Funeral Home Inc., 4906 Route 309, Schnecksville. Family and friends may pay their respects 10 to 11 a.m. Nov. 1 in the funeral home.