Kenneth L. Dibler, 84, of Lodi, passed away Thursday, January 24, 2019 at Burbank Parke Care Center. He was born October 9, 1934 in Ruffsdale, Pennsylvania, to Charles and Mary (Seese) Dibler.
His family moved to the Cleveland area when he was a teenager and he began his employment with General Motors. He retired in 1985 after 32 years of service.
Kenneth and his late wife, Barbara were avid bowlers and participated in league bowling at Strike and Spare Lanes in Lodi for many years.
He is survived by his children, Debra (John) Hausler of Lee's Summit, Missouri, Diane (Don Richmond) Konicek of Elyria, Kenneth W. (Carolyn) Dibler of Burbank; grandchildren, Jackie and Michael Hausler, Kristopher and Karen Konicek, Jon Dibler, Donnie Richmond, Jeremiah, Nicholas and Isaac Dibler; 11 great-grandchildren; sisters, Patricia (Willis) VanGilder of Cleveland, Joanne Robinson of Lodi and Carol Schofield of Cleveland.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara; sister, Betty McClintock and brother, Charles Dibler.
Visitation will be Monday, January 28, 2019 from 2 to 4 P.M. at Parker Funeral Home, 210 Medina St., Lodi, (330) 948-1122, where the funeral service will begin immediately following the visitation at 4 P.M. Pastor Michael LaMar will officiate.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Assoc. at diabetes.org
Online condolences may be shared at www.parkerfuneralhomes.com