Howard Dietrich, 76, of McLeansboro, passed away 9:02 a.m. Monday, May 5, 2014, at his residence after a courageous battle with cancer.
Mr. Dietrich will be cremated as per his personal request and private family services will be held at a later date.
Memorials may be made to the Hospice of the Good Samaritan in Mt. Vernon.
Harre Funeral Home, McLeansboro, is in charge of arrangements.