Robert Dieringer, 91, of Social Circle, Ga., died at 4:14 a.m. Monday, Feb. 20, 2012, his residence.
He was born on Friday, June 25, 1920, in St. Marys, the son of Frank Dieringer and Minnie Wieser Dieringer, and they preceded him in death.
On Aug. 1, 1946, Robert married Gladys Louise Hundley, and she preceded him in death on Dec. 11, 1996. They had been married for 50 years.
He is survived by three sons, Rick Dieringer of Cincinnati, Dennis D. (Joyce) Dieringer of Social Circle, Ga., and Todd (Anita) Dieringer of Franklin; three grandchildren; three-great grandchildren; two brothers, Larry Dieringer of St. Marys and James (Bev) Dieringer of St. Marys; a sister, Sister Pat Dieringer of Dayton.
He retired after 39 years from Goodyear in St. Marys.
He served in the U.S. Army during World War II from Nov. 14, 1941, to Oct. 14, 1945.
He had been a member of Holy Rosary Church in St. Marys, St. Charles Catholic Church in Lima and St. Augustine Church in Covington, Ga.
A funeral service will be at 2 p.m. today at Chamberlain-Huckeriede Funeral Home, with the Dr. Dennis Dieringer officiating.
Interment will be in Resthaven Gardens in St. Marys.
The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made to the family at ChamberlainHuckeriede.com.