Paul Edward Diehl, 73, of Waterloo, IL, died August 12, 2023, in Baldwin, IL. He was born October 30, 1949, in Litchfield, IL.
He is survived by his wife Barb K. Diehl (nee Headrick); children Laura (Stephen) Lenhardt, Cassy (Chad) Goldschmidt, C.J. (Alexa) Diehl, Josh (Josha) Huntley, Shannon Diehl (Joseph); grandchildren Logan, Griffin, Kiara, Kendra, Vivie, Savanah, Cami, Riot, Evelyn, Easton, Ruby, Prescott, plus 1 on the way; sister Nancy Dixon; sisters-in-law; brothers-in-law; aunt, nieces, nephews, & cousins.
Paul is preceded in death by his parents Carl E. & Mary E. (nee Heath) Diehl Jr., brother Larry Diehl, and stepson John R. Huntley.
He was the owner of Main Street Saloon in Waterloo, IL, a US Army Veteran (2 Bronze Stars), Waterloo VFW Post 6504, Maeystown Sportsman's Club, Monroe County Liquor Association, and Waterloo Sportsman's Club.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
Siteman Cancer Center
3 PM to 8 PM Thursday, August 17, 2023 at Quernheim Funeral Home
8:30 AM until time of service Friday at Quernheim Funeral Home
9:30 AM Friday, August 18, 2023 at Quernheim Funeral Home in Waterloo, IL
Pastor Matt Heck officiating
Interment at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis, MO