DIETZ, Henry E. "Hank," 87, of Medina, Ohio, formerly of Avella, Pa., died on Monday, May 28, 2012, in Emeritus at Medina.
He was born on Aug. 4, 1924, in Turtle Creek, son of the late August F. and Margaret Webb Dietz.
Mr. Dietz attended Avella High School and was a member of the Avella Presbyterian Church.
He served in the United States Army as a sergeant during World War II.
Mr. Dietz worked as a millwright in the sinder plant at Weirton Steel for 35 years, retiring in 1986; and was a member of the Independent Steel Workers Union.
Mr. Dietz had lived in Medina, Ohio, for the past 25 years.
On Oct. 7, 1950, he married Dorothy Karikas, who died Feb. 12, 2012.
Friends will be received from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 30, in the Jerome A. Stefkovich Funeral Home, Inc., located at 18 Campbell St., Avella, Pa. 15312, where services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, May 31. Burial will be in West Point Cemetery.
Full military rites will be accorded graveside by American Legion Bert C. Siders Post 643 of Avella.