DIERK H., 86, of Upper Providence Township, Media, PA, and formerly of Drexel Hill, PA, died Saturday, April 19, 2014, at home. Dierk was a graduate of Drexel University, where he also received his Master's Degree. He was Director of Engineering with Clifton Precision, Litton Industries and now Moog, Inc.
Survived by wife Margaret (Raetze) Rakula; loving Opa to Nancy Fulton Johnson (Craig), Douglas Fulton (Jeanne) and Wayne Fulton (Linda); seven grandchildren; two great-grand-children; niece Tracy Merson Gray (Dean); nephew Gary Merson (Cheryl) and two grand-nieces.
Funeral Service Friday 11:00 A.M., at the MINSHALL SHROPSHIRE-BLEYLER FUNERAL HOME, LTD., Middletown (Rt. #352) & Knowlton Roads, Middletown Township, Media, PA. Visita-tion Friday 10:00 A.M., at the funeral home. Interment Arlington Cemetery, Drexel Hill, PA. Memorial contribu-tions may be donated in memory of Dierk Rakula to Covenant House, 461 8th Avenue, New York NY 10001.
Published on Philly.com on Apr. 23, 2014