- Local Guide
Kathryn â€śKatieâ€ť Diedrich, 84, 318 N. Wayne St., St. Marys, died at 1:02 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013, at her daughterâ€™s residence in Jackson Center.
She was born April 12, 1928, in Moulton, the daughter of Opal (Katter) and Robert Crusie. On Aug. 29, 1945, she married Carmon Diedrich, and he preceded her in death on April 6, 1989.
She is survived by three sons, Michael Diedrich, of St. Marys, Edwin Diedrich, of Sebring, Fla., and Terry Diedrich, of Coral Springs, Fla.; and two daughters, Deborah Wright, of Jackson Center, and Cindy Keeling, of St. Marys.
She was preceded in death by a son, Bruce Diedrich.
Services are at 3 p.m. Thursday at Miller Funeral Home, 1605 Celina Road, St. Marys, with the Rev. Dr. Ed Bray officiating. Private family burial rites will be held at Resthaven Memory Gardens.
Friends may call from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Contributions may be given to St. Paulâ€™s United Church of Christ.