Charlotte M. Dietrich, 72, of Plymouth, passed away on Sunday, May 12, 2013 in ManorCare Hampton House Nursing Center.
Born in Plymouth, 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 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, and 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.
Funeral will be Thursday at 9 a.m. from the Williams-Hagen Funeral Home, 114 W. Main St., Plymouth. Requiem Eucharist will be at 10 a.m. from Ss. Clement & Peter Church, 65 Hanover St., Wilkes-Barre, with the Rev. John Major officiating. Friends may call Wednesday from 5 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Plymouth Public Library in Charlotte's name.
Williams-Hagen Funeral Home Inc.
114 West Main Street
Plymouth, PA 18651
Published in Times Leader on May 14, 2013