Roger A. Dieffenbach, 80, of Montoursville passed away at UPMC Williamsport on Wednesday, September 18, 2019. He and his wife the former Carol A. Hartzel were married November 2, 1962 and celebrated 56 years together.
Roger was born on February 19, 1939 and was the son of William and Eleanor Bensinger Dieffenbach.
He was a 1957 graduate of Williamsport High School and the former Williamsport Area Community College. Roger served his country in the U.S. Navy aboard ship during the blockade of Cuba in the Cuban Missile Crisis. Roger worked for Paulhamus Litho as a cameraman and printer. He was a member of Messiah Lutheran Church. Roger was an avid Penn State football fan and fly fisherman. He enjoyed photography, feeding the birds, sailing in Boston and looked forward to playing pool with his brother
In addition to his wife he is survived by two daughters, Drueann (Brian) Yount of Murfreesboro, TN and Beth (Sam) Mena, AK; one brother Larry Dieffenbach of Williamsport, six grandchildren, six great grandchildren.