Ronald A. Dietrich (DEARING, Ga.)

DEARING, Ga. - Mr. Ronald A. Dietrich, 70, of Washington Drive entered into rest September 26, 2010 at his residence. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens with full military honors. Mr. Dietrich was born in Bell, California and was the son of the late Charles Dietrich and the late Gwendolyn Plantz Dietrich. He served in the U.S. Marines and U.S. Army and retired after 21 years of active service. Mr. Dietrich was also retired from the Department of Veterans Affairs as a nursing assistant after 20 years. He was a Catholic by faith. Survivors include his wife, Jean Brown Dietrich; daughter, Jinny Potter of Michigan; step-children, James Adair, Thomson, Michael Adair, Japan, Angel Pike, Dearing, Lisa Gray, Augusta, Tina Adair, Dearing; brother, Charles Dietrich, California; sister, Pat Passalacqua, Wisconsin and 12 grandchildren Please visit www.beggsfuneral to sign the family's personal guestbook. Beggs Funeral Home 799 Cobbham Rd., Thomson, Georgia 706-595-4100 Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-September 28, 2010