M. Lee Diehl

M. Lee Diehl

MOUNT WOLF – M. Lee Diehl, 79 of Mount Wolf, passed away at 3:08 PM, Monday, May 29, 2017 at York Hospital. He was the husband of Barbara (Bretz) Diehl.

Lee was born January 13, 1938 in York and was the son of the late Lee Sr., and Florence (Fry) Diehl.

He retired in 1999 from James E. Craft in York Haven and was previously employed for over 25 years with L. K. Poff in Mount Wolf. He was a member of the 12th Ward Democratic Club and the Vigilant Social Club, both of York and the Susquehanna V.F.W. Post 2493 in Mount Wolf. Lee played softball and shot darts for the 12th Ward Democratic Club, played baseball for Mount Wolf Central League and was an avid golfer.

In addition to his wife, Barbara, Lee is survived by his two sons, Gregory Lee Diehl and companion, Sherry Witmer of Mount Wolf and Rick Diehl and wife, Deb of York; his two daughters, Beth Rowe and husband, Jim of New Cumberland and Lisa Boyers and husband, Shaun of Hanover; four grandchildren; one step-grandson, and his three sisters, Mary Gross of Manchester, Dolly Robinson and Hedy Logan both of Mount Wolf.

His funeral service will begin at 10:00 AM, Friday, June 2, 2017 at The Diehl Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 87 South Main Street, Mount Wolf. Viewings will be from 7:00 to 9:00 PM, Thursday, June 1, 2017 and Friday, June 2, 2017 from 9:00 to 10:00 AM both at the funeral home. Burial will be in Manchester Union Cemetery. Officiating at the service will be The Reverend Wayne F. Heberlig.