BROOKVILLE, PA. — DIEHL – Lawrence A., 83, Brookville, Pa., went home to the Lord Wednesday, April 9, 2014. Born May 22, 1930, in Johnstown, son of Lawrence and Nellie (Camel) Diehl. He was married to Betty Jane (Meyer) for more than 50 years. Survived by his beloved and devoted daughter, Joyce, and son-in-law, R. James Dietrich, Brookville, Pa.; granddaughter, Amy Bonnar, wife of Jason, Beaver, Pa.; grandson, Robb Dietrich, husband of Emily, Montoursville, Pa.; great- grandchildren, Bethany and Jameson Bonnar and Jack and Simon Dietrich; daughter- in-law, Carrie Rutherford, North Carolina; brother, Robert Diehl, Florida; sister, Patricia Bouch, Seward; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his parents; wife; son, Herbert; and siblings, Ethel, Jane and Tina. Larry worked for Bethlehem Steel Co. and as an independent electrician and truck driver before retiring. He loved singing, playing bass and listening to country western music. He was a square dance caller for more than 50 years. Member of Bethany Presbyterian Church in Johnstown. After leaving his home in Richland Township in 2010, he resided at Jefferson Manor, Brookville, Pa., where he made many friends and brought smiles and laughter through his music and yodeling. Friends will be received from 2 to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 10, at McKinney Funeral Home, Brookville, Pa, and from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, April 11, at Hindman Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc., 146 Chandler Ave., Johnstown. A service of witness to the resurrection and celebration of Larry’s life will begin at 1 p.m. Friday, April 11, at Hindman Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc. Burial will follow at Richland Cemetery, Johnstown. The family suggests memorials be sent to Pisgah Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 243 Corsica, Pa. 15829; Pennsylvania College of Technology, One College Ave., Williamsport, Pa. 17701; American Cancer Society, c/o Karyn King, Eight Marlin St., Brookville, Pa. 15825; or Jefferson Manor, 417 Route 28 North, Brookville, Pa. 15825. Condolences may be made at HindmanFuneralHomes.com.
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