He was born June 27, 1966, in Sandusky. He worked over 25 years with RPS Management, and enjoyed landscaping, fishing, tinkering with cars, karaoke, riding bicycles, and was a master of all trades. He was a wonderful father, grandfather, and truly enjoyed his beloved dog, Coco Bean.
Paul is survived by his children, Megan (Stuart) Corso of Norwalk and Jessi (Jason) Knoll of Norwalk and their mother, Colleen Dietrich; parents, Daniel A. Dietrich Sr. and Phyllis (Pletcher) Dietrich of Monroeville; grandson, Ramsey; siblings, Peggy (James) Englert of Milan, Deborah Dietrich of Monroeville, Rushell (Leland Jr.) Ringle of Norwalk, Daniel Dietrich Jr. of Norwalk, and Farrah (Matthew) Hales of Monroeville; sister-in-law, Connie Dietrich; brother-in-law, Thomas Lesch; and many nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.
He was preceded in death by his brother, James Dietrich; sister, Jody Lesch; and sister-in-law, Mary Gahagan Dietrich.
A graveside service will be 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 18, at Woodlawn Cemetery, 200 Woodlawn Ave., Norwalk, with the Rev. Rick Keese officiating. Arrangements entrusted to the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main St., Norwalk.