Charlotte M. Dietrich

Charlotte M. Dietrich, 72, of Plymouth passed away Sunday, May 12, 2013, at Manorcare Hampton House Nursing Center.

Born in Plymouth on July 10, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Francis and Gertrude Berkheiser Griffin.

"Sis" was a 1958 graduate of Harter High School.

Prior to her retirement, she was employed by the Wyoming Valley West School District as a clerk at Main Street Elementary School.

While raising her family, she was an active member of Plymouth Cub Scouts, Little League baseball, WVW Band Parents and the swim club.

She was active in her church and served on the vestry board. As a Plymouth Rotary member, she received the prestigious "Paul Harris" award.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Kevin; sister, Joyce Redenski; and brother, James Griffin.

Surviving are her husband of 52 years, Paul T. Dietrich; son, Paul C. and wife, Jill, Downingtown; daughter, Kimberly, Kingston; son, Greg, at home; sister, Deborah Warman, Plymouth; grandsons, Andrew, Thomas, Christopher, Matthew and Johnathon; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

The family would like to thank the many caregivers, including those at St. Luke's Villa and the Hampton House Skilled Nursing Center, for the support and compassion they showed Charlotte during her illness.

A Requiem Eucharist will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday from St. Clement and St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 165 Hanover St., Wilkes-Barre, with the Rev. John Major officiating, and at 9 a.m. from Williams-Hagen Funeral Home, 114 W. Main St. Plymouth. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Plymouth Public Library in Charlotte's name.

Funeral Home

Williams-Hagen Funeral Home Inc.
114 West Main Street Plymouth, PA 18651
(570) 779-3400

Published in Citizens' Voice on May 14, 2013