| George P. Dietz, 79, of Spencer, West Virginia, died Monday, April 23, 2007, in the Roane General Hospital, Spencer, after an extended illness.|
George was born in Kassel, Germany, on February 27, 1928. He immigrated to the United States in 1957 and became a U.S. citizen in 1962. In 1971, he relocated from New Jersey to Liverpool, Roane County and then to Spencer in 1998. George worked as a real estate broker until his retirement.
Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Elsbeth "Betty" Dietz; son, Rainer "Ray" Dietz of Spencer; daughter, Barbara Dietz Smith of Spencer; granddaughter, Kendra Beth Smith also of Spencer.
A private graveside service will be conducted at a later date in the Eventide Cemetery, Spencer.
Memorial contributions are preferred to the Roane County High School Marching Band, 1 Raider Way, Spencer, WV 25276.
John H. Taylor Funeral Home, Spencer, was in charge of arrangements.