Paul J. Diehl, 71, of Danville, PA passed away
Thursday, December 27, 2018 at his residence. He was born December 26, 1947
in Newark, New Jersey, the son of the late Paul Alfred and Anna Onyshczak
Paul graduated from Middlesex County Vocational
High School in New Jersey in 1966.
He served his country in the United States Army
Paul was self-employed for Paul J. Diehl
Construction Company for over 40 years serving his customers with dedication
and diligent work.
He was a member of St. Joseph Roman Catholic
Church in Danville PA.
Paul was very well known for his light spirit
and sense of humor. He had a natural gift for designing and remodeling
homes. He was famous for his “Eagle Eye” to keep things level. He had a
relentless work ethic and drive for life, and spent his life serving and
helping anyone in need, no matter his sacrifice. Above all, his love and
devotion for his family was his greatest joy in life.
He is survived by his wife Patricia Hamill
Diehl. They were married September 13, 1975. Also surviving are two sons;
Paul M. Diehl and his wife Ashley and Brian M. Diehl and his wife Erica;
both of Danville PA. He is survived by six grandchildren, all of whom he
adored;, Paul, Landan, Jordyn, Layla, Brooklynn and Jackson. Also surviving
is his sister, Maryanne Diehl of Danville PA and his brother, Edward F.
Pisarski and his wife Tina of Glen Rock PA.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Alfred
Wintersteen in 1977 and his step-mother, Alice Diehl in 1994.
He is also survived by several nieces and
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a
Mass of Christian Burial to be held on Wednesday, January 2, 2018 at 11:00
AM at Saint Joseph Roman Catholic Church, 68 Center Street Danville, PA,
with the Reverend James E. Lease as celebrant. Friends will be received
from 9:00 AM to 10:45 AM in St. Hubert’s Chapel at the church. Burial will
follow in the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Danville.
The family will provide flowers. Memorial
Contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 501 St.
Jude Place Memphis TN 38105-9959 or online stjude.org/memorialgifts.
Arrangements are under the direction of the
Visneski Funeral Home 42 W Mahoning Street Danville PA 17821.