Lida Maxine Deihl, 97, of the Oaks at Westminster Woods, 360 Westminster Drive, Huntingdon, died at 8:35 p.m. Wednesday, May 8, at the Oaks at Westminster Woods.
Born Feb. 10, 1922, in Tyrone, Blair County, she was a daughter of the late Charles Elmer and Irene (Warefield) Boonie. She was united in marriage to George P. Deihl, who preceded her in death Nov. 13, 1985.
Mrs. Deihl is survived by a daughter, Linda Elleen Deihl of Huntingdon; and a grandson, Scott Matthew Deihl and wife, Tanya, Annville.
She is also survived by a brother and sister, Chester “David” Boonie and wife, Linda, Millheim, and Dorothy “Jean” Barrett, Johnstown.
She was preceded in death by a sister and seven brothers, Mary Lightner, Wesley, Carmon, Glenn, Wayne, James, Charles Jr. and Paul Boonie, who died as an infant.
Mrs. Deihl was a member of Crever Memorial United Methodist Church, Petersburg.
She also belonged to the Cloyd K. Davis American Legion Post 150 Auxiliary.
Mrs. Deihl attended Petersburg Vocational High School.
She worked as a waitress and cleaned houses and retired after working a long number of years at the former Technitrol in Petersburg.
Mrs. Deihl enjoyed cooking, baking and watching the Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy. She was a longtime resident of Huntingdon County and had lived in her Diamond Valley home from 1967 until her move to the Homestead at Westminster Woods in 2017.
Funeral services will be held at noon Saturday, May 11, at the Cutright Funeral Homes — Juniata Valley Chapel, 412 Main St., Alexandria, with the Rev. Joe Fleck officiating. Interment will be made in the Cedar Grove Cemetery, Petersburg.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in memory of Mrs. Deihl may be made to the Crever Memorial United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 96, Petersburg, PA 16669.
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