18 Feb 2005 — Hamilton, New York
HAM ILTON, N.Y. -- Harvey W. Deiter, formerly of Clinton, died Friday, Feb. 18, 2005 at Community Memorial Hospital in Hamilton. He was 86.
Born in Clinton to Franklin and Cora (Glesner) Deiter, he was a graduate of local schools.
H e was an Army veteran of World War II, serving from 1942 to 1945 in the Pacific theater of operations in New Guinea.
He married the former Jean F. Moreland in Bloomfield in 1953, and the family lived in Clinton until moving to Hamilton in 1999.
Mr. Deiter was a self-employed house painter and paperhanger. He was also a member of the American Legion.
He was a member of Hamilton Bible Church and a former member of Clinton Baptist Church.
A sister, Elsie Deiter Moroz, and two brothers, Howard and Frank, died previously.
In addition to his wife, of Hamilton, surviving are a daughter, Ruth Ellen Deiter of Oneida, N.Y., and a son, Frank D. of Hamilton.
Memorial services will be private at a later date. Arrangements were handled by Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Homes, Hamilton.