Leslie Dietmeyer, 76, of Ramona, California, passed away May 13, 2013, from cancer. He was born in Waukegan, IL, on August 20, 1936. He was married to Karen Lynn Maxwell on August 1, 1959; they were married for 53 years.
Leslie worked as an operator for San Diego Transit for 27 years. He enjoyed living in Ramona, collecting old tractors and spending time at his second home in Yuma, AZ.
He is survived by his wife, Karen Dietmeyer; daughter, Theresa (Charlie) Young; sons, Joel (Melinda) Dietmeyer and Steven (Kris) Dietmeyer; grandchildren, Shawn, Tyler, Hayley and Riley; niece, Shirlee (Don) Nickerson and their children, Greg and Tina and family.
Funeral services were held Monday, May 20, 2013, at 11am at Spirit of Joy Lutheran Church, 1735 Main St., Ramona, CA, Pastor Dan Erlenbusch officiating. Burial followed at Nuevo Memory Gardens, Ramona.