Glenn D. Diehl, Sr.

10/19/1938 - 12/17/2022


Obituary For Glenn D. Diehl, Sr.

Glenn D. Diehl, Sr. October 19, 1938 – December 17, 2022

Glenn D. Diehl, Sr., 84, Altoona, passed away on Saturday at his residence. Glenn was born in Pleasantville, son of the late Earl and Gladys (Ritchey) Diehl. He married Susan Stevenson in 1976. Surviving are his wife, Susan; two daughters: Arla Clossin of Gallitzin and Leah Crotsley of Altoona; two sons: Glenn Diehl, Jr. of Altoona and Gill Stevenson of Clearfield; seven grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren; and a sister, Pearl Colderon. Glenn worked as a mechanic for Automotive Supply for 31 years and retired from CCG. Glenn enjoyed stock car racing and spending time with his family and friends. Friends will be received from noon-2 p.m., Wednesday, December 28, 2022 at E. Merrill Smith Funeral Home, Inc., 2309 Broad Avenue, Altoona, PA 16601 where a funeral service will follow at 2 p.m. by Pastor Tyler Pepper. The family requests that memorial contributions be made to Central PA Humane Society, 1837 E. Pleasant Valley Blvd., Altoona, PA 16602 in Glenn’s memory. Condolences may be made at or Stevens Family funeral Homes Facebook.

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  • 01/22/2023

    To the best dad ever, you will be so missed. Dad I'm glad us kids had you in are life. All the thing's you did for us and places you took us. You will always be in my heart and always have my love.

  • 12/27/2022

    He was an amazing man and the closest thing to a dad I ever had you are missed I hope your racing the streets in Heaven !


  • 5 TREES

    Daniel Lawson and family planted 5 trees in memory of Glenn D. Diehl, Sr. . - December 20, 2022

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Joseph J. Stevens III


Joseph J. Stevens III