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Mary Gahagan Dietrich

November 23, 2018

Mary Patricia Gahagan Dietrich, age 55, of Norwalk, passed away Friday, November 23, 2018 at Fisher-Titus Medical Center.

Mary was born June 9, 1963 in Norwalk to the late Harold and Molly Gahagan. She was a 1981 graduate of St. Paul High School. She was a hard worker and worked over 20 years at Olympus. She was an avid book reader, enjoyed watching the Pittsburgh Steelers, and spending time with her family.

She is survived by her partner of 30 years, Daniel Dietrich Jr. of Norwalk; children, Gretchen Dietrich, Danny Dietrich III, and Dan “Harry” Dietrich IV, all of Norwalk; siblings, Tom (Janet) Gahagan of Grand Junction, Colorado, Ann (Rick) Ulery of Norwalk, Michael Gahagan of Lima, and Kelly (Mike) Gerber of Norwalk; Daniel (Phyllis) Dietrich, Peggy (Jim) Englert, Deborah Dietrich, Tom Lesch, Shelly (Lee) Ringle, Paul (Colleen) Dietrich and Farrah (Matt) Hales; and numerous nieces and nephews, and close friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brother-in-law, James Dietrich; and sister-in-law, Jody Lesch.

Friends may call on Thursday from 12:00 noon until time of service at 1:00 P.M. at the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery. A reception will follow at the Norwalk Bronson Conservation Club.

Memorial contributions may be sent to the family.

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Mary Patricia Gahagan Dietrich, age 55, of Norwalk, passed away Friday, November 23, 2018 at Fisher-Titus Medical Center.

Mary was born June 9, 1963 in Norwalk to the late Harold and Molly Gahagan. She was a 1981 graduate of St. Paul High School. She was a hard worker and worked over 20 years at Olympus. She was an avid book reader, enjoyed watching the Pittsburgh Steelers, and spending time with her family.

She is survived by her partner of 30 years, Daniel Dietrich Jr. of Norwalk; children, Gretchen Dietrich, Danny Dietrich III, and Dan “Harry” Dietrich IV, all of Norwalk; siblings, Tom (Janet) Gahagan of Grand Junction, Colorado, Ann (Rick) Ulery of Norwalk, Michael Gahagan of Lima, and Kelly (Mike) Gerber of Norwalk; Daniel (Phyllis) Dietrich, Peggy (Jim) Englert, Deborah Dietrich, Tom Lesch, Shelly (Lee) Ringle, Paul (Colleen) Dietrich and Farrah (Matt) Hales; and numerous nieces and nephews, and close friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brother-in-law, James Dietrich; and sister-in-law, Jody Lesch.

Friends may call on Thursday from 12:00 noon until time of service at 1:00 P.M. at the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery. A reception will follow at the Norwalk Bronson Conservation Club.

Memorial contributions may be sent to the family.

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M Powell

December 07, 2018

To Mary's family & friends,
I am so very sorry to read about your loss. May you find comfort in knowing that our heavenly Father truly loves you and cares about what you are going through. He will give you the strength to cope during this difficult time.
2 Corinthians 1:3,4

Bart Chandler

Huron, OH
November 29, 2018

I'm so sorry to hear of Mary's passing. Please accept my sympathies for your loss, and know that your family is in my thoughts during this difficult time.

Jill Lantz

Huron, OH, United States
November 29, 2018

I've worked with Mary for my entire career at Olympus. She was a great person, LOVING mother, and had a great personality. She will be very, very missed.

Stacey Oakley

Norwalk, OH
November 27, 2018

Mary and I were very good friends at one time. I loved her very much. I’m so sorry for your loss. Prayers to your family.