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Schuylkill County Obituaries

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Paul A. Diefenderfer Jr., 71 – Awarded the Bronze Star

Paul A. Diefenderfer Jr., 71 of Ashland, passed away suddenly on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020,ย in Mt. Carmel Twp.

Born in Ashland March 4,1949 the son of the late Paul andย Ellen (Keller) Diefenderfer.

He was a graduate of North Schuylkill High School Class of 1968 and a member of Bethany E.C. Church in Ashland.

Paul was a United States Armyย Veteran serving in Vietnam and a reciepient of the Bronze Star. He was a member of the American Legion Post of Ashland.

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He worked at Mr. Hanger in Ringtown for many years and most recently at the Lowe’s Distribution Center.

Surviving are his sister Hope wife of Harry Hause, Ashland. Cousins: Joann Vaughn, Ashland, Linda Gregis, Locustdale and Shirley Reed, Lavelle.

Funeral Services were held Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at Kull-Heizenreoth Funeral Home, Ashland. Rev. Dennis Snyder officiated. Interment andย Military Honors in Brock Cemetery, Ashland.

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