Emerson LaVern Diller

Born: Tue., Nov. 10, 1925
Died: Tue., Nov. 12, 2019


2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Thu., Nov. 14, 2019
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thu., Nov. 14, 2019
Location: Hartman Sons Funeral Home

Funeral Service

10:00 AM Fri., Nov. 15, 2019
Location: Hartman Sons Funeral Home

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Vaughnsville, Ohio

Emerson L. Diller, 94 years, died Tuesday, November 12, 2019, at Hilty Memorial Home, Pandora.  He was born November 10, 1925, in Rawson, to Waldo and Mary A. (Zimmerman) Diller.  They both preceded him in death.

On August 27, 1949, he married Helen L. Stephens,  who preceded him in death on December 30, 2014.

Emerson is survived by three sons:  Stephen (Teresa) Diller of Vaughnsville, Donald (Jill) Diller of Leipsic and Timothy J. (Diana) Diller of Vaughnsville; eight grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren and two brothers: Erold R. (Geneva) Diller of Indianapolis, IN and Paul E. (Marilyn) Diller of Lima.

He was preceded in death by a grandson, Eric Diller.

Emerson was a member of the Ebenezer Mennonite Church.  Emerson retired from the Ex-Cell-O Corporation, Bluffton.  He was a life long farmer. Emerson was a WWII veteran, serving in the U. S. Navy, stationed in the North Pacific.

Services will begin at 10:00 a.m., Friday, November 15, 2019 at Hartman Sons Funeral Home, with Pastors Dick Potter and Jim King                                    co-officiating.  Burial will follow at Vaughnsville Cemetery.

Friends may call from 2:00-4:00 & 6:00-8:00 pm , Thursday, November 14, 2019, at Hartman Sons Funeral Home, Columbus Grove.

The family extends a special "thank you" to the Hilty Memorial Home Nursing Staff and also the Ebenezer Mennonite Church Ministerial Staff.

Memorial contributions may be made to any of the following: Hilty Memorial Home, Pandora; Lima Rescue Mission or the Ebenezer Mennonite Church Missions Fund.

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   Posted Wed November 13, 2019
Don so sorry to hear of your dad's passing. such a nice man. prayers to you and your family

Bob and Sue (Metzger) Huth
   Posted Wed November 13, 2019
Steve, Don, Tim and families: We are so sorry for your loss.

Gene Amstutz
   Posted Wed November 13, 2019
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. Gene and Mary Amstutz

Brittany Hiegel
   Posted Wed November 13, 2019
My deepest sympathy to the family during this difficult time!!!He will be dearly missed by so many!!!He was an amazing man!It was a pleasure to know him!♡May he rest in Peace

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