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Darlene R. (Strickler) Diethorn

February 7, 1938 — February 22, 2021

Darlene R. Strickler Diethorn, 83, of North Belle Vernon, passed away Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at Faidley House, Monongahela.  Born February 7, 1938 in Connellsville, PA she was the daughter of the late William and Clara Bell Thompson Strickler.  A lifelong resident of Belle Vernon, Mrs. Diethorn was a homemaker and belonged to various card clubs.

She is survived by daughters Pamela Allen of Charleroi, Laurie Harris of Uniontown, sons & daughter in law Walter & Lisa Diethorn Jr. of Monessen, Matthew Diethorn of Belle Vernon, brother & sister in law James & Elga Strickler of Vanderbilt, sisters Betty Lerch of Vanderbilt, Anna Fike of Painsville, OH, grandchildren Michael Allen, Mark Allen, Mindy Harris, Joshua Harris, Zachary Harris, Walter Diethorn III, David Diethorn, Daniel Diethorn, Deanna Diethorn & Fiance Bryant Hunter, great grandchildren McKenzie Allen, Madalyn Cherry, Jacob Cherry, Louise Diethorn, Emmett Diethorn, Jared Diethorn and Evelyn Hunter.  She is preceded in death by her husband Walter L. Diethorn, brothers William Strickler Jr., Bud Strickler and sister Shirley Crouch.

Visitation will be held Wednesday from 6-8 PM at the Parzynski Funeral Home & Cremations LLC, Family Owned and Operated, 626 Broad Avenue, Belle Vernon 724-929-6183.  Private funeral services will take place Thursday followed by interment in Belle Vernon Cemetery.  In accordance with state mandates masks MUST be worn and social distancing must be maintained.

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Wednesday, February 24, 2021

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Parzynski Funeral Home & Cremations - Belle Vernon

626 Broad Avenue, Belle Vernon, PA 15012

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