Dorothy Dietz

Dorothy Dietz, 97, of Allentown, passed away February 15, 2018, in the Phoebe Home, Inc. Allentown. She was the wife of the late Charles Martin Dietz. Many years ago, Dorothy worked as a secretary at the former Lehigh Structural Steel in Allentown. Born in Telford, PA, she was the daughter of the late John and Florence (Detweiler) Ward. Dorothy was a 1938 graduate of Allentown High School. She had been a member of the former First Mennonite Church of Allentown. Dorothy loved to travel, meet people, and is remembered for her quick wit and dry humor. She often visited the Allentown Fairgrounds Farmers Market and counted many vendors and customers as her friends.

Survivors: Sister: Florence Amrick of Allentown, numerous nieces, nephews, and friends.

A funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 2 P.M. in the J.S. Burkholder Funeral Home, 16th and Hamilton Sts. Allentown. A calling hour will be held on Wednesday from 1 P.M. to 2 P.M. in the funeral home.

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