Father of two and friend to many passed peacefully on February 4, 2014 at the age of 71. Born in Saint Paul, Minnesota, on August 8, 1942. Resided in Brea, California. Survived by his former wife, Janis Diebel; siblings, Patricia Roark (Charles), Paul Diebel (Leah Barnao), Gregory Diebel (Linda), and Michael Diebel (Barbara Hansmeier); children, Dennis Diebel and Dian Diebel; grandson, Joshua Diebel; dear friends Kathy Nguyen and Donald Reardon; and many other family and friends. Memorial life celebration will take place at Western Hills Country Club, Chino Hills, California, on Sunday, February 23, at 2 p.m.