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 James Paul “Buster” Diebold

James Paul “Buster” Diebold

Birth
St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
Death 15 Mar 2005 (aged 93)
South Haven, Van Buren County, Michigan, USA
Burial South Haven, Van Buren County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 99301015 · View Source
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DIEBOLD, James "Buster" P.
Age 93
Of South Haven

Died Tuesday, March 15 at his home. He was born July 25, 1911 in St. Louis, Missouri to Charles and Ada (Mudd) Diebold. He served his country in the National Guard. Buster married Frances Mary Growden on August 11, 1935 in South Haven, Michigan. Buster worked at Overton Frame Company and as a Police Officer on the South Haven Police Department for 28 years retiring in 1976. He enjoyed golf, horse racing and cribbage. He was a member of the Church of the Epiphany Episcopal Church. He is preceded in death along with his parents by his wife - Frances Mary Diebold who died in 1996. Daughter - Barbara Hays who died in 1998. Brother - Bernard "Midge" Diebold and sister - Corryn Carter. He is survived by three sons - Steve (Mary) Diebold of Grand Junction, Michigan, James Diebold of South Haven, Michigan and Donald (Bok Sun) Diebold of Schnecksville, PA. Three daughters - Carolyn James of South Haven, Michigan, Lola Buyce of St. Louis, Missouri and Mary (Tim) Martin of Downingtown, PA. Son-in-Law - Robert Hays of Albuquerque, New Mexico. 13 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. Two brothers - George (Shirley) Diebold of South Haven, Michigan and Leo Diebold of Avon Park, Florida. Visitation will be Friday, March 18 from 6 - 8 at the Filbrandt Family Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Saturday at 2:00 P.M. at the Church of the Epiphany Episcopal Church with The Rev. Andrew Gross officiating. Burial will take place at the Church of the Epiphany Memorial Garden. Memorial contributions can be made to the Church of the Epiphany. Friends wishing to sign the register online, leave a message for the family or share a short story about Buster can do so at www.FilbrandtFFH.com. The family is being helped by the Filbrandt Family Funeral Home of South Haven 637-0333.
Published in the Kalamazoo Gazette on 3/17/2005.


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  • Created by: M. Mudd
  • Added: 21 Oct 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 99301015
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Paul “Buster” Diebold (25 Jul 1911–15 Mar 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 99301015, citing Church of the Epiphany Cemetery, South Haven, Van Buren County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by M. Mudd (contributor 47472348) .