Henry Dietlin1933 - 2018
Henry John Dietlin age 84 of Rogers City,
passed away at home on January 4, 2018.
He was born December 26, 1933 in Rogers City
to Henry and Margaret (Schepke) Dietlin.
Henry graduated from Rogers City High School, He served in the United
States Army from 1956 through 1958. When he returned home, he married
Donna Meyers at St. Ignatius Catholic Church on November 8, 1958.
Henry retired from Great Lakes Shipping as a Steward in 1997. He enjoyed
bowling, playing cards, fishing and spending time with his family.
Henry is survived by:
his wife of 59 years, Donna;
2 sons, Henry (Nancy) Dietlin IIT of Rogers City and
Dennis Dietlin of Kalamazoo;
1 daughter, Lisa (Rob) Kortman of Rogers City;
5 grandchildren, Richard Kortman, Jeremy (Caitlin) Kortman,
Henry John Dietlin IV,
Robert (fiancée, Jami Horn) Dietlin, and
Leilani (fiancé, Daniel Marx) Kortman;
1 great grandson, Ethan Dietlin;
3 brothers, James (Janet) Dictlin of Posen,
Kenny (Ursula) Dietlin of Ossineke,
Ralph (Mary) Dietlin of Mt. Morris;
4 sisters, Esther Kish of Flint, Teresa Dietlin of California,
Julie (Rick) Szakaly of Bellville and
Margaret Francisco of Burton.
Friends may visit at the Beck Funeral Home on Tuesday, January 9th from
4:00 until 8:00 p.m. where the Rosary will be recited at 6:30 followed by
the Parish Wake Service at 7:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be
celebrated by Fr. Arthur Duchnowicz on Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. at
St. Ignatius Catholic Church. Rogers City VFW Post 607 will accord
Military Honors immediately following church services,
There will be no visitation on Wednesday prior to Mass.
Interment will take place at Mt. Calvary Catholic Cemetery in the spring.
Memorials may be given to Hospice of the Sunrise Shore
in memory of Henry Dietlin.,