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Robert E. Dietrich Sr.

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

truck driver for Albright’s Mill

Robert E. Dietrich Sr., 60, of New Tripoli, died July 21, 2019, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township.

Born in Allentown, he was a son of Nevin G. and Arlene M. (Williams) Dietrich of New Tripoli, with whom he resided.

He was a truck driver for Albright’s Mill, Kempton, for the last 11 years.

He was a member of the Old Time Plow Boys Association, Kutztown, and a member of the JBS Hunting Club, South Whitehall Township.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by daughters Alicia N. Dietrich of Wilmington, N.C., and Brennah Dietrich of Kutztown; a son Robert E. (Barbara) Dietrich Jr. of Benson, N.C.; brothers Roger N. Dietrich of Kempton and Donald T. (Lori) Dietrich of Slatington; four grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

His graveside funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. July 27 at Jerusalem (Red) Church cemetery, 15 Red Church Road, Kempton, with the Rev. Gary Whittington officiating.

There will be no calling hours.

Condolences for the family may be made at

Arrangements made by Robert S. Nester Funeral Home, New Tripoli.