Dietra A. Degen Gorham, ME - Dietra A. Degen 52, passed away Tuesday, June 3, 2014. She was born in Troy, NY on August 28, 1961. Dietra was a registered nurse and worked at Maine Veterans Home in Scarborough, Maine. Dietra enjoyed traveling with her husband John and her family. She liked decorating her home and tending to her flower garden. She was an avid Yankee fan. Her greatest joy was spending time with her beloved grandchildren. She was predeceased by her father Jerry Maxon and sister Dana Maxon. Dietra is survived by her husband John; children, Linda Zuniga (Jorge) of Coloma, Michigan and Gregory Harper (Beth) of Watervliet, Michigan; grandchildren, Esperanza, Jorge, Bradyn, Scarlett, Alexandra, Victoria, and a new grandchild arriving soon; mother, Joan Nault of Hoosick Falls, brothers and sisters, Terry Maxon of Niskayuna, Dacia Sandlin of Scotia, Melena Elliott of Casselberry, Florida, Marla Mullis of Winter Springs, Florida, Merrilee Maxon of Winter Springs, Florida, Andrew Maxon of Winter Springs, Florida, and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held 10:30am Tuesday, June 10 at Armer Funeral Home, Inc. 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa. Burial will follow in the Gerald B. H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery, Duell Road, Town of Saratoga. Relatives and friends are invited to call on Monday from 4-7pm at Armer Funeral Home, Inc., 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa. Memorial contributions may be made to the MVH Activity Fund at the Maine Veterans Home, 290 US Route 1, Scarborough, ME 04074. Online remembrances may be made at www.armerfuneralhome.com
Armer Funeral Home Inc.
39 East High Street Ballston Spa, NY 12020
Published in The Record on June 7, 2014