Dietrich, Wilfred George "Sonny", Merrill, Michigan


Wilfred George "Sonny" Dietrich was born to George and Margaret Doyle Dietrich on September 13, 1928. He attended Zion Lutheran School and graduated from Merrill High School. He worked on the family farm and did custom thrashing. He entered the U.S. Army and served in Europe during WWII. He returned to the family farm and eventually went to work for General Motors where he retired from. He enjoyed the Golden Agers group and telling stories. He was proceeded in death by his father, George and his mother Margaret (Doyle) Dietrich, his sister Joyce Bark and his brother-in-law Gerald Bark of Texas. Surviving him are two nephews Kevin Bark and Jerry Bark and 2 nieces Kelly Scagliusi and Susan Loessberg, several great nieces and great nephews all of Killeen, Texas. Funeral services will be held on Friday, October 21 at 1:00 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church 17927 Dice Road, Hemlock, with burial at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Saginaw. Friends may call at the church on Friday, October 21 from 12:30 p.m. -1:00 p.m. Thank you to all the nurses at 4W Mid Michigan Hospital, Alma, and to the staff at Schnepps, St. Louis for the great care provided Sonny during the last year. www.casefuneralhome.com