|Birth: ||May 7, 1947|
|Death: ||Sep. 29, 2009|
Donna Jett Diehl, 62, passed away on Tuesday, September 29, 2009 at her home in Earlysville.
She was born on May 7, 1947 in Harrisonburg, Virginia, the daughter of Violet Gibson Jett Varner and the late James H Jett.
She is survived by her mother and her stepfather Marvin F. Varner of Harrisonburg; her devoted husband of 42 years, Marlin V. Diehl; her loving children, son, Rodney D. Diehl and his wife Jennifer of Mechanicsville; her daughter Anne R. Wright and her husband Lewis of Midlothian; her three beloved grandchildren, Andrew R. Wright, Erin T. Wright and Peyton G. Steele; three sisters, Carolyn Jett Wetsel of Concord, North Carolina, Vickie Jett Painter and her husband Simon Jr. of Staunton, and Sandra Jett Hopkin of Orem, Utah; two brothers, James H. Jett and Franklin D. Jett and his wife Nancy, all of Harrisonburg; a stepsister Darlene Ferguson and her husband Clarence of Mechanicsville; a stepbrother Marvin F. Varner Jr. and his wife Anne of Harrisonville, Missouri; and two sisters in law, Janet E. Diehl of Mechanicsville and Sylvia D. Puckett of Craigsville; a step-sister in law Susan K. Olson and her husband Fred of Broadway; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Diehl was a charter member and past president of the Lions/Lioness Club of Charlottesville, Virginia. She worked for numerous years in the shoe business and was currently a dedicated employee of Super Shoes in Charlottesville. She enjoyed traveling with her husband and spending time with her family. She was a special friend to many and will be dearly missed by all who knew her.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, October 3, 2009 at Hill and Wood Funeral Home in Charlottesville, Virginia, with her nephew Jason L. Painter of Fuquay-Varina, NC officiating. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, October 3, 2009 at Hill and Wood Funeral Home in Charlottesville, Virginia, with her nephew Jason L. Painter of Fuquay-Varina, NC officiating.
Interment will follow at 1:00 pm at St. Paul Cemetery in Weyers Cave, Virginia.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 7:30 pm on Friday, October 2, 2009 at the funeral home.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers contributions be made to the Lions/Lioness Club of Charlottesville, 1986 James Madison Highway, Gordonsville, VA 22942.
Hill & Wood Funeral Obit
James Harlowe Jett (1918 - 1970)
Saint Paul Cemetery
Created by: Marlin Diehl
Record added: Oct 04, 2009
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