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William R. Diehl

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Date published: 2/15/2013

William R. Diehl, 62, died Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at his home in Lake Lynn, Pa.

Born Jan. 10, 1951, in Fredericksburg, he was the ason of Esther Thacker of Fredericksburg and the late James Vincent Diehl Sr.

He served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War and retired after 32 years as an operating engineer at the FBI Academy.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Jean Sacra Diehl; children Christina Marie Curtis and William Douglas Diehl, both of Spotsylvania County; three grandchildren, Jason, Patricia and Destiny; brothers James Diehl Jr. of Spotsylvania, Robert Diehl of Hague and Daniel Diehl of Spotsylvania; sisters Diana Brown of Maryland and Debbie Martin of Caroline County; and aunt Marian Brown of Spotsylvania. He was preceded in death by his father; stepmother Patrica Diehl; and brother John Diehl.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 3, at Chancellor Christian Church, Brock Road, Spotsylvania. A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, March 4, at Sunset Memorial Gardens in Fredericksburg.

In lieu of flowers please send a donation to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation in honor of William R. Diehl.